December 18, 1938 - April 30, 2013
Sheridan-Rex Brown passed away peacefully at home with his wife of 56 years, Jean, at his side.
Rex was born in Silverton where he graduated from Silverton High School in 1957. He then attended O.C.E. in Monmouth and graduated in 1961 with a Master's Degree in Education. Rex taught with the Sheridan School District for 36 years. He was active in community events, serving on the Sheridan City Council, a volunteer fire fighter with the Sheridan Fire Department and a life time member of the McMinnville B.P.O.E. Rex was a family man, an avid fisherman, hunter and sportsman and always appreciated a good raunchy joke.
He is survived by his wife, Jean Brown of Sheridan; sons, Don and Mark Brown; daughter, Lorraine Mason; sisters, Lila Rayl and Alta Smith; 11 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
A Celebration of Life will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, May 4, 2013 at the Sheridan Fire Hall. Arrangements entrusted to Keizer Funeral Chapel.
Published in StatesmanJournal on May 2, 2013