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Richard Alvin "Dick" Brown

August 4, 1930 — June 5, 2017

Richard Alvin “Dick” Brown, age 86, of Hillsboro, Missouri, passed away on June 05, 2017, at his home. He was born August 04, 1930, in Raymond, Illinois. Dick and his wife Diane of 63 years were married July 18, 1953, Morrisonville, Illinois. Dick was an insurance salesman for Mass Mutual, Certified Life Underwriter, Chartered Financial Consultant, Pension Specialist and taught for A.D. Banker. He was a former Board of Director for Goldman Fire Protection District, a U.S. Army veteran, member of Knight’s of Columbus Council # 6401, Hillsboro and Good Shepherd Catholic Church.


He is survived by:


Wife- Diane E. Brown (nee McLean) of Hillsboro, Missouri

Son-Roderic (Mary) Brown, of St. Louis, Missouri

Son-Michael (Anna) Brown, of Fredericktown, Missouri

Son-Philip ( Sandy) Brown, of Greensburg, Indiana

Daughter-Laura ( Dennis) Larson, of Orion, Illinois

Daughter-Natalie (Michael) Woodrum, of De Soto, Missouri

Daughter-Michele (Alan) Hovatter, of Hillsboro, Missouri

Son-Andrew (Karen) Brown, of Beaver Creek, Ohio

Sister-Jacqueline Epley, of Springfield, Illinois

Sister-Vonia Serakos, of San Antonio, Texas

Brother-John Brown, of Oneontai, New York


Also survived by his grandchildren:


Zachary, Alison, Kyle, Kaymann, Darren, Gregory, Steven, Keith, Nicole, Cameron, Sarah, Matthew, Stephanie, Paul, Tyler, Jessica, Samantha, Christina, Rebecca, Jessica, and Melissa.


Great Grandchildren:


Troy, Greyson, Gus, Lana, Joey, Lexi, Gage, Ethan, David, Brantley, and Soren.



Preceded in death by:


Father-Alvin C. “ Jack” Brown

Mother-Lois Brown (nee Weller)

Sister-Betty Long

Brother-Darrel Brown


Funeral Mass- Friday, June 09, 2017, at 11am at Good Shepherd Catholic Church, Hillsboro, Missouri.


Interment-Good Shepherd Catholic Cemetery, Hillsboro, Missouri


Memorials to –Family asks for no flowers but donations to Pony Bird Inc, would be appreciated.

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Friday, June 9, 2017

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703 3rd St, Hillsboro, MO 63050

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