Thomas R. Brown, 79, of Chicora, PA. passed away unexpectedly of natural causes, Wednesday, June 22, 2022 at his daughter's home. He was born February 19, 1943 in Chicora, PA. to the late Richard Brown and the late Agnes G. MacKrell Brown.
He had worked at Pullman Standard from 1965 to 1982 when the plant closed, then worked at Milich Auto Wrecking, from 1982 to 2005 when he retired. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, fly Tying, riding his Yamaha Motorcycle, shooting archery, and watching all kinds of racing. He was a member of Oneida Valley Bow Hunters, Burnt Ridge Bow Hunters, Tender Foot Bowman, an original member of Sunset Riders and the Venango County ATV.
He is survived by his wife, Cheryll K. Graham Brown, whom he married October 12, 1963. 2 sons: Richard A. (Tracy) Brown – Butler; Geoffrey T. (Maureen) Brown – Solon, Ohio.2 daughters: Kandi L. (Alain) Nassy – Chicora; Paula M. Moore – Butler. 12 grandchildren. 8 great-grandchildren and 2 step-grandchildren; 2 sisters: Ruth (James) Schnell – Chicora; Diane (Jack) Mellish – Chicora.
Besides his parents Richard and Agnes G. MacKrell Brown, he is preceded in death by his parents and 2 infant brothers.
Friends received STEIGHNER FUNERAL HOME, Chicora, PA.
1-5 p.m. Sunday, June 26, 2022 with funeral services immediately following at 5 p.m. with Reverend Glenn Kohlhepp retired Methodist minister officiating.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to help defray funeral expenses to Kandi Nassy, 280 Troutman Road, Chicora, PA. 16025.