GLENMONT — Avery M. Brown, 72, passed away at his home on March 19, 2013.
He was born Sept. 25, 1940, in Crawford County to Charles E. and Etta (Hadamuscin) Brown. He was known to his family and friends as “the tinkering farmer.”
He was preceded in death by his father, Charles; and a granddaughter, Raven A. Galusha.
Avery is survived by his mother, Etta; brothers, Jerry (Alice) Brown, Nilo (Jane) Brown and Evan (Carolyn) Brown; sisters, Priscilla (Larry) Arnholt and Sylvia Hambleon; daughters, Carla A. Nugeness, Thuvia Brown, Teena E. (Chris) Moran, Tara (Jeff) Ivers, Treyva Weekley (Craig Kister), Shyla (Terry) Vincent; stepchildren, John Thorn, Sabrina (Wade) Thorn, Julie Thorn and Kenny and Linda Durbin; 15 grandchildren; and 26 great-grandchildren.
A memorial will be held at noon on Thursday at the Fischer Funeral Home in Danville. Family and friends are invited to share any memories or stories they may have.
Memorial donations can be made to the Howard Turkey Shoot, in care of Althea Dye, 18920 Nunda Road, Howard, OH 43028; to the Martinsburg Activity Center, in care of Linda Durbin, P.O. Box 26, Martinsburg, OH 43037; or in care of the family to P.O. Box 292, Gambier, OH 43022. Visit.Copyright The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.