Henry "Mel" Brown

Henry "Mel" Brown
Surfside Beach
Henry "Mel" Brown, age 89, died Friday, June 6, 2014 at his residence in Surfside Beach.
Born in Whitefield Township, IL, he was a son of the late John and Myrtle Brown. Mr. Brown, a WWII Army veteran, was a member of St. Michael Catholic Church. He was an avid news buff and a very generous man known for his dry sense of humor. He was preceded in death by his brothers, Kenneth L. Brown, Donald Everett Brown, William Brown, Albert Brown, Ralph Brown and sisters, Opal Brown, Helen Currin and Mary Marth.
Survivors include his sister, Hollis Mae Brown of FL; special friends, Richard Dimentstein and Anthony Gennarelli both of Surfside Beach.
A funeral service will be held at 10:00 AM Monday, June 9, 2014 at St. Michael Catholic Church. An inurnment will be held in St. John's Cemetery, NY at a later date.
The family requests no flowers. Donations may be made to Temple Beth Elohim, PO Box 571, Georgetown, SC 29442.
An online guestbook is available at www.goldfinchfuneralhome.com/obituaries
Goldfinch Funeral Home, Beach Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.


Funeral Home

Goldfinch Funeral Services, Inc.
11528 Hwy. 17 Bypass Murrells Inlet, SC 29576

Published in The Sun News on June 7, 2014