COL Raymond V Brown was a potential VHPA member who died after his tour in Vietnam on 09/14/2009 at the age of 77.0
San Antonio, TX
Date of Birth 09/05/1932
Served in the U.S. Army
This information was provided by Barry Geller, SSN search Jan 2010

More detail on this person: Col. Raymond V. Brown USA Field Artillery (Ret.), age 77, passed away in San Antonio, Texas. He was manager of the Copper Kitchen at the Southwest Arts and Crafts and an ARB member at the Bexar County Appraisal District. COL. Brown served his country proudly for more than 30 yrs. receiving the Legion of Merit (1st Oak Leaf Cluster) Bronze Star Medal, Meritorious Service Medal (1st Oak Leaf Cluster) Air Medal- 4 Awards, Army Commendation Medal (1ST Oak Leaf Cluster) Valorous Unit Award, Meritorious Unit Commendation, Army of Occupational Medal, National Defense Service Medal (1st Oak Leaf Cluster), Vietnam Service and various other medals and awards. He was preceded in death by his sister, Mary Louise Amato. Raymond is survived by his wife of 10 years, Olivia Brown; children, Raymond Brown and wife Deborah of Dallas, TX, Robert Brown and wife Maria of San Antonio, TX, Russell Brown and wife Lori of San Antonio, TX, Cynthia Garcia and husband Fred of San Antonio, TX, Lydia Kain of San Antonio, TX and Leslie Levito and husband Mark of Philadelphia; 11 grandchildren, 5 great grandchildren; brothers, Henry Brown and wife Sally of San Antonio, TX, Arthur Brown and wife Mary Louise of San Antonio, TX. The family will receive friends from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. Thursday, September 17, 2009, at Porter Loring Mortuary North.SERVICETHURSDAYSEPTEMBER 17, 20097:00 P.M.PORTER LORINGNORTH CHAPELGRAVESIDE SERVICEFRIDAYSEPTEMBER 18, 20092:30 P.M.FT. SAM HOUSTONNATIONAL CEMETERYMr. Paul Gaedke will officiate. Interment with Full Military Honors will be in Ft. Sam Houston National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Col. Brown's name to Ft. Sam Houston Fisher House, Bldg. 3623 George C Beach Rd., Ft. Sam Houston, TX, 78234

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