March 13, 2014 - February 21, 2014
Obituaries » REGINALD C. BROWN
BROWN, REGINALD C., 93, of Roxbury, died February 21, at his home. He was born in Roxbury on March 13, 1920, the son of Rex and Cora (Howe) Brown. He attended Roxbury Elementary and Northfield High School and was married to Lena M. Carrier in Roxbury in 1956. Reg had farmed and had worked at the Vermont Marble Quarry, Teela-Wooket Summer Camp in Roxbury, and for 13 years as a cook at Norwich University, retiring in 1985. He had served as auditor, fence viewer and on the road crew for the town of Roxbury. He was a member of the Roxbury Congregational Church, delivered The World newspaper and, until recently, was sexton for Roxbury cemeteries. He enjoyed farming, cats and his beloved Boston terrier, Sparky. Survivors include his daughter, Penny Brown, and companion Dave Santi; sons, Darrell Brown and wife Patricia, Reginald Brown Jr. and daughter-in-law Margaret Brown; four grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren, all of Roxbury; sister-in-law Gladys Cotey, of St. Albans and Florida; several nieces, nephews and cousins. He was predeceased by his parents, his wife, sister Muriel Greenslit and brother-in-law Jack Greenslit.