Roger L. Brown, 58

MAY 23, 1953-MAY 17, 2012

May 21, 2012
  • Roger L. Brown
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Roger Lee Brown, 58, of Bradbury Ave., Smithsburg, Md., passed away Thursday, May 17, 2012, at Washington Hospital Center in Washington, D.C.

Born May 23, 1953, in Hagerstown, Md., he was the son of Lester Brown Jr. of Smithsburg and the late Alice Marie (Lewis) Brown.

He was a graduate of Smithsburg High School, Class of 1971.

He was employed by Shearer’s Custom Speed & Accessories in McConnellsburg, Pa.

He was a member of St. Paul’s United Methodist Church in Smithsburg.

In addition to his father, he is survived by his wife of 37 years, Bonnie L. (McManus) Brown, whom he married Feb. 28, 1975; sons, Austin A. Brown of Smithsburg and Adam D. Brown of Hagerstown; sister, Barbara Brown of Hagerstown; granddaughter, Cassidy Lee; and several aunts, uncles, cousins and in-laws.

In addition to his mother, he was preceded in death by grandmothers, Eleanor Lewis and Pearl Brown.

Services will be held Wednesday, May 23, 2012, at 11 a.m. at J.L. Davis Funeral Home, Smithsburg, with the Rev. Glenn Capacchione officiating. Burial will be in Cavetown Cemetery.

The family will receive friends Tuesday from 6 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home.

Memorial donations may be made to the Humane Society of Washington County, 13011 Maugansville Road, Hagerstown, MD 21740.

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