In Memory

Glenn Brown - Class Of 1946

Glenn A. Brown, 85, of Delphi died 6:07 pm Sunday, March 24, 2013 at St. Elizabeth Healthcare, Delphi where he had been a resident for almost 2 years. He was born February 25, 1928 in Walton, Indiana to Orville and Edith Gushwa Brown. He was a graduate of Delphi High School. His first marriage was to Sue Starkey. On February 22, 1985, he then married Mary Shaffer Clawson, who survives. He was a lifetime farmer, on the family farm that was originally acquired in 1852. He was a member of the Delphi United Methodist Church. He was a member of the Carroll County Pork Producers, a past director of Farm Bureau, and was inducted into the Carroll County "Agriculture" Hall of Fame in 2001.

Surviving besides his wife are 4 sons - Rick Brown, (Connie) Delphi; Doug Brown (Rita) Zionsville; Greg Brown (Regina) Zionsville; Ron Brown (Tammy) Springport; 1 stepdaughter - Anita Force (Mike) Delphi; 3 stepsons - Eric Clawson (Debra) Chalmers; Pat Clawson (Connie) Delphi; Jay Clawson (Sharon) Monticello; 2 sisters - Pauline Carbaugh, Logansport and Evelyn Calvert (Bill) Forest. Also surviving are 7 grandchildren; 9 stepgrandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren, and 2 stepgreat-grandchildren. Preceding in death were 1 twin brother Lynn and brother-in-law, Howard Carbaugh.

Visitation will be Thursday 11 am till the funeral at 1 pm at Abbott Funeral Home, Delphi, with Pastor Todd Ladd officiating. Burial will be at Zion Citizen's Cemetery, rural Bringhurst. Memorial contributions may be made to Delphi United Methodist Church Building Fund. Online condolences:


Published in the Journal & Courier from March 25 to March 26, 2013