Paul L. Brown, 83

January 18, 2009

OCT. 7, 1925.-JAN. 16, 2009

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Paul Leroy Brown, 83, of Chambersburg, died Friday, Jan. 16, 2009, at Chambersburg Hospital.

Born Oct. 7, 1925, he was the son of the late Ray Brown Sr. and Clara Hockenberry Brown.

He worked for 35 years at H.J. Heinz Co. and 10 years at T.B. Woods, retiring in 1987.

He was a member of King Street United Brethren Church in Chambersburg.

He is survived by his wife, Helen Stepler Brown, whom he married July 29, 1944; two daughters, Louise West of Chambersburg and Audrey Whitsel of Enola, Pa.; one sister, Thelma Umbrell of Toledo, Ohio; two brothers, Ray Brown and Charles Brown, both of Chambersburg; four grandchildren; two great-granddaughters; nieces; and nephews.

Services will be Wednesday at 1 p.m. at R.G. Sellers Funeral Home in Chambersburg. The Rev. Lester Stine will officiate. Burial will be in Parklawns Memorial Gardens.


Visitation will be Tuesday from 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, 384 Floral Ave., Chambersburg, PA 17201; or The Alzheimer's Association, 3544 N. Progress Ave., Suite 207, Harrisburg, PA 17110.

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