Delbert A. Brown


(April 22, 1938 – Jan. 30, 2010)Delbert A. Brown, 71, of Lyndhurst, Ohio, died Jan. 30, 2010.

A memorial service will be held Monday, June 28, at 10:30 a.m. at the Willow Grove Cemetery in Buffalo.

Brown was born April 22, 1938, in Minot, N.D. Over the years, he lived in Powell, Casper and Sun City West, Ariz. He was a field foreman for the Texaco and Amoco oil companies and worked for 39 years before his retirement in 1999.

He is survived by his daughter, Laura Zappas of Lyndhurst, Ohio; grandchildren Zoe, Olivia and Daniel; and a sister, Beverly James, of Colorado Springs, Colo.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Ann; and his twin brother, Delwyn.

Donations in Brown's name may be made to the American Diabetes Association.