William P. Brown, 70, of Navarre, passed away on Saturday, April 22,2023 at the Community Hospice Truman House in New Philadelphia.
He was born in Massillon on June 3, 1952 to the late Edward and Olive (Wadsworth) Brown, graduated from Fairless High School and retired from Central States Can in Massillon . He was an avid outdoorsman and enjoyed hunting and fishing and tinkering in the garage. He was a member of Brewster Lake and enjoyed weekly visits with friends at the Station Restaurant. He was happiest when spending time with family.
He is survived by children, Larissa (Robert) Shoup of Dalton and Paul Brown of Navarre; 6 grandchildren; sisters, Peggy (Bill) Urban of Uhrichsville and Jane Brown of South Carolina; and brothers, Ernie (Monoka) Brown of Navarre and Arza (Ruth) Brown of Hawaii.
In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by a sister, Linda Warstler-Jones.
Memorial services will be held on Friday, April 28, 2023 at 11:00 am at True Hope Community Fellowship, 11668 Millersburg Road SW, Massillon, with Pastor Sharon Butler officiating. Burial will follow in the East Union Lawn Cemetery in Navarre. Friends may call one hour prior to services at the church.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Community Hospice Truman House in New Philadelphia.