MAJ Harry E Brown was a potential VHPA member who died after his tour in Vietnam on 06/13/2018 at the age of 83.3
Riverside, CA
Date of Birth 03/03/1935
Served in the U.S. Army

More detail on this person: On June 13, 2018, we lost one of the good ones. Harry E. Brown was an interesting, educated, well-traveled, fun-loving man with many who called him friend. He held a Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering, a Master's degree in Business Administration, and a Juris Doctorate. He was a member of numerous civic organizations to include the Elks and Masons. He had been a school teacher, a LtCol (Green Beret) in the United States Army, ski instructor, combat helicopter pilot, writer and, for 33 years, a practicing attorney in Riverside, CA. Harry also served as a Superior Court Pro-Tem judge. Brown was active in aviation as an aircraft owner, air show enthusiast and reserve Deputy Sheriff. Since retiring in 2016 and moving to Palm Coast, FL, with his wife, Harry had spent his time traveling, learning to boat on the canals of Florida, and reading every book he could get his hands on. Harry is survived by his wife, Joyceline; daughter Karen (Chuck) Wilkins; son, Eric Brown; daughter, Lori Brown, 2 step-children, Erica (Steven) Steffenson and Jeffrey (Cate) Almgren; 5 grandchildren; and 6 step-grandchildren, all who loved their Opa very much. A Memorial Service will be held on Friday, June 22, 2018, at Clymer Funeral Home, 39 Old Kings Rd N, Palm Coast, FL 32137. Viewing is from 1 - 3 PM, with a service following at 3 PM. A reception will follow at the Palm Coast Elks Lodge, 53 Old Kings Rd N. In lieu of flowers, consider a donation to Palm Coast Elks Lodge #2709 in Harry Brown's name.

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