Brown Lawrence A. Brown, passed away on April 6 2014. He was 78 years old. Larry was a much beloved professor of Geography at The Ohio State University. He was also a Guggenheim Fellow, Distinguished University Professor, mentor to many students and faculty, and sweet father and grandfather. Larry touched deeply all who met him. He was surrounded by family and friends in last days. Immediate family members include: daughter, Arnika Eskeland and spouse, Gunnar and children, Finn and Charlotte; step-son, Erick Lobao and spouse, Traci and children, Luke and Emma; Linda Lobao, long-time partner; brother, Edward Brown and spouse, Susan Garber; and sister, Janice Brown. For those wanting to honor Larry's memory, contributions may be sent to The Lawrence A. Brown Faculty Fellow Fund, the Department of Geography, Derby Hall, The Ohio State University, Columbus OH 43210.
Published in The Columbus Dispatch on Apr. 8, 2014