George R. "Slim" Brown

Brown, George R. "Slim"
Age 81

Omaha, NE. Died May 23, 2013, with his adopted family and friends by his side. Slim was born February 22, 1932 in Charlottesville, VA. He served in the United States Air Force from 1952-1956. Other than serving in the military, Slim's biggest accomplishment was riding his bicycle from Omaha to Virginia. Survived by siblings, Iona Martin of Florida, John Brown and his wife, Jo Brown of Virginia; 3 nieces and 4 nephews; 2 nieces and 3 nephews that were self-proclaimed; dear friends, Grace Pantoja and Annette Rose. Preceded in death by mother, Iona B. Morris; father, George Washington Brown; friend, Bob Whitehead; and friends, Jack Winborne and June Winborne. Slim's final wishes were to donate his body to the UNMC for medical research. Services at a later date.

Published in Omaha World-Herald on May 26, 2013