Ronald Lee Brown Jr.

Ronald Lee Brown Jr. Marshall Ronald Lee Brown Jr., age 72, of Marshall died Friday, February 8, 2013 at Oaklawn Hospital. Ronald was born on July 3, 1940 in Pittsfield, PA, to Ronald L. and Gladys (Cady) Brown Sr. He had lived in the Marshall area the majority of his life. Ronald had been employed at the Eaton Corporation for 17 years. Ron was a member of the Thunderbird Roadster Society. He enjoyed car collecting and attending car shows. Ron proudly showed off his 1962 Thunderbird during the annual Marshall Car show. He is survived by a son, Ronald W. Brown of Marshall; brothers, Raymond Brown and Robert Brown; sisters, Pam Cole and Glady Barber; and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by a brother, Roger Brown and a sister, Pat Lavere. Visitation will be on Wednesday from 2 PM to 4 PM and 6 PM to 8 PM at the Craig K. Kempf Funeral Home, Marshall. A funeral service will be held 1:30 PM Thursday at the funeral home. To leave a personal message, please visit

Published in Battle Creek Enquirer on Feb. 12, 2013