Donald "Tom" Brown
Tom Brown, 69, of Vermillion, SD passed away Friday, November 10 at the Sanford Vermillion Care Center.
Donald Thomas Brown was born January 25, 1948 in Vermillion to Densel and Lorraine (Kubic) Brown. He graduated from Vermillion High School and served in the Navy during the Vietnam War. He married Diane Richardson on September 12, 1970 in Vermillion.
Tom loved spending time with family, hunting and fishing. He worked in the maintenance department for Sanford Hospital in Vermillion for 27 years.
He is survived by his wife Diane of Vermillion, a son Jeffrey and special friend Heather of Vermillion, and children: Kaylee, Devin, Logan, Brooklyn and Kegan, and a daughter Janelle (Shelby) Neuman of Fort Worth, TX and children: Chase and Katie. He is also survived by three brothers; Danny (Linda) Brown of Volin, SD, Twin Brother Doug (Millie) Brown and Dick (Deb) Brown all of Vermillion and four sisters; Marilyn (Ed) Jensen of Beresford, SD, Marie (Richard)Ouellette, Marj (Bob Richardson) Kjose all of Vermillion and Kitty (Mike) Holmes of Elk Point, SD.
He was preceded in death by his parents, brother-in-law’s Richard Ouellette, Ed Jensen, nephew Dougie Richardson and a niece Linda Arenas
Funeral services will be 10:30 AM Tuesday, November 14 at the Hansen Funeral Home in Vermillion with burial of ashes at a later date.