Family and friends were saddened to learn of the death of Timothy (Tim) Brown on Monday Oct 17, 2011 in Kelowna BC. Tim had been ill for some time and passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family.
Tim was born in Cranbrook, BC on June 14, 1958 and was the son of Owen and Doreen Brown. He grew up in Golden and graduated from Golden Secondary School and had many good friends who always kept in touch right up to the time of his death.
Tim is survived by his parents, Doreen and Owen Brown; his daughter Kayla (George) of Kelowna; and son Jason of Gabriola Island; his grandsons, Keaton & Hayden who were his pride and joy….and his step grandchildren Samantha and Hunter; sister Janice Englehart and family, Shawn & Andrew Englehart; brother Robert (Betty Lou) Brown and family, Alexander, Samara and Cameron.
A beautiful graveside service was held in Winfield on Friday,
Oct. 21 with his son Jason officiating, along with his brother Robert and nephew Shawn.
Tim touched many lives during his short lifetime which was made evident by the large group of people who attended his funeral, many of his boyhood friends who drove long distances to express their sympathy, along with so many great friends from the surrounding area where Tim lived for many years.
A gathering was held following the service where friends and family got together to share stories and memories of Tim. He will be missed especially for his great spirit, courage and sense of humour which he displayed all through his illness. Tim’s family would like to express their heartfelt gratitude to all their friends and family for the love and support throughout this difficult time.