It is with deep sadness that the family of Arthur “Bud” Brown of Nakusp, BC announce that he passed away peacefully at the age of 84.
He will be lovingly remembered by his son, Don (Ella) Brown of Logan Lake, BC; daughter, Tamis (Perry) Rombough of St. Albert, AB; 9 grandchildren; 17 great grandchildren; brother, Jim Brown of Vancouver; sister, Frances Brown of Nelson; and numerous cousins, nephews and nieces.
Bud was predeceased by his beloved wife of 64 years, June; and their sons, Graham and Arthur “Buddy” Brown; grandsons, Richard Brown of Logan Lake BC and Adam Rombough of St. Albert, AB; and his brother, Jack Van Buren of Nelson, BC.
He was a loyal, long time member of Star of the West Lodge No. 69 in Nakusp and the Scottish Rite of Canada and a life member of Martha Chapter No. 24 in Nakusp and Minto Chapter No. 79 in Castlegar.
Bud was also a proud 45 year member of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers and began his career in the electrical trade in Hope, BC, moving to Nelson, BC then Creston, BC where he met and married June Reed. They then began their family and continued his career in Dawson Creek, BC before finding their forever home in Nakusp, BC.
The funeral will be held Saturday, June 2, 2018 at 11 a.m. at the Robertson Memorial United Church in Nakusp, followed by interment at the Glenbank Cemetery.
The family asks that, in lieu of flowers, donations to the BC Cancer Agency, 600 W10th, Vancouver BC V5Z 4E6 would be appreciated.
Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Arthur Brown of Nakusp BC
May 27 1933 May 18 2018.source