CECIL WOODROW BROWN
Passed in: Kamloops, British Columbia, Canada
Passed on: September 2nd, 2012
Cecil Woodrow Brown of Kamloops, B.C. passed away at home on September 2, 2012
Born in Alida, Saskatchewan to Gordon and Mabel (Culbertson).
He is survived by his children Linda of Genéve, Switzerland, Tom of Kamloops, B.C., Judy (Dave) Thorne of Trenton, Ontario and Tim (Helen) of Seattle, Washington. Grandchildren: David of Fredericton, NB, Pamela of Trenton, Ontario, Jonathan and Ali Franklin of Winnipeg, Manitoba. Great Grandchildren: Riley and Levi of Winnipeg, Manitoba. Also survived by his sister Cora Stobee and brothers Tom, Joe, Jim, Allen and many nieces and nephews.
Predeceased by daughter Patty and son-in-law Ken Franklin.
Enlisted in the Army and served in Canada and the United Kingdom during World War II. He was awarded the Defense Medal, War Medal 43/45 and Canadian Volunteer Medal & Clasp.
Served in the Air Force at the International Air Force Police H.Q. Allied Force Central Europe and throughout Canada until 1973. Was awarded the Special Services Medal and the Canadian Forces Decoration Medal & Clasp.
Cecil worked for the Ministry of Attorney General from 1973 to 1986 and received the Meritorious Service Award. He finished his career with the Corps of Commissionaires in 1991.
After retirement he pursued his hobbies of hunting, fishing and gardening.
A private Celebration of Life was held at his Brother's home in Westsyde.