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    - Annita
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    - James Dalziel
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    - Diane Menzies
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MORRIS BROWN 1940 - 2013 Mill Village, Nova Scotia Passed away December 2, 2013, at home with his family by his side. Moe was the third generation of his family to live on the Brown homestead in Mill Village/Shubenacadie, Hants County. Moe enjoyed a distinguished career in journalism working as a reporter for The Times and Transcript in Moncton, New Brunswick and as an editor for the Canadian Press in New York City and Toronto. He was an active member of the NDP and worked tirelessly on press releases and campaigns for this region. Moe will be greatly missed by his siblings Stephen Brown, Leonard Brown and Rosemary Makhan as well as special friends Elizabeth Taylor, Roxanne Hilchie and Susan MacDonald; also by nephews Stevie and Dale Brown, nieces Shelley Gordon, Natalie Brown and Candice Makhan. Moe was predeceased by his parents Ruth and Calvin, his partner Gail Scott, by his niece Sherry Brown, his nephew Ken Makhan and sister-in-law Joan. Moe will be lovingly remembered for his love of jazz, his quirky sense of humour, his special four legged friends, his picture printing endeavours, his love of good wine and his encyclopedic contributions to any conversation. Cremation has taken place under the care of Ettinger Funeral Home. There will be an informal Celebration of Moe's life on Friday, December 6th from 4-7 p.m. at 3411 Indian Road, Mill Village. Please bring a favorite memory or photo for our memory box. No flowers please. Donations may be made to the , if you wish. We would like to thank the VON and the Palliative Care team for their caring support. Family and friends may send condolences to the family at: Adieu but not Goodbye!

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Ettinger Funeral Home
2812 Main Street
Shubenacadie, NS B0N2H0
(902) 758-3259
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Published in the Toronto Star on Dec. 4, 2013
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