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Thomas "Ray" Brown

Apr 20, 1938 - Sep 22, 2018
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Thomas Ray Brown, 80, of Yakima, peacefully and unexpectedly passed away at his home on September 22, 2018.  He was born on April 20, 1938 in Yakima and graduated from Kennewick High School in the class of 1956 and enlisted in the US Army, until his honorable discharge. 

He was a loving husband and father.  He enjoyed God’s country with all outdoor activities and the changing seasons. He was a hunter but especially enjoyed fishing and spending quiet time on the lake in the early morning hours. He was an avid gardener and enjoyed the vegetables he was able to grow. He also enjoyed his classmate get togethers through the years. 
He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Sue Brown, and their children, Steve (Robyn), Brian, and Brenda.  He is also survived by his 2 grandchildren, Collin and Stephanie, and was excited to meet his first great grandson, Camden, born just a few months ago.  He is also survived by his brother, Randy (Olga) and his sister, Pat Lawson, and a large extended family.
At his request no formal services are planned. 

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