Frederick A. Brown, 85 of Rochester passed away on Saturday, May 9, 2020 at his residence.
Born February 26, 1935 in Fulton County, he was the son of the late Theodore and Mary (Gray) Brown.
He was a 1953 Kewanna High School graduate. Fred was a U.S. Army veteran.
Fred was married to Shirley Johns for over 40 years; she preceded him in death on Sept. 11, 1999.
He was then married to Barbara Talbott Enyeart for over 17 years; she preceded Fred in death on Dec.
Fred started his career with US Airways in Parkersburg, West Virginia, later transferring to Orlando
Florida where he retired after 32 plus years.
Fred enjoyed fishing, gardening, picking berries, spending time on the Brown family farm during the
planting and harvest seasons and most of all spending time with his family.
Survivors include his children, Terry Brown (Becky) of Kewanna, Craig Brown (Betty) of St. Cloud, Florida
and Cindy Ayers (Art) of Belpre, Ohio, step-son, Scott Enyeart (Mary) of El Cajon, California, sisters,
Evelyn Peters of Kewanna and Vivian Hathaway of Warsaw, sister in law, Katherine “Kay” Brown of
Kewanna, brother in law, Don McKinzie of Columbia City, grandchildren, Jeremy Ayers (Brooke) of
Marietta, Ohio, Kelsey Kiser (Ryan) of St. Cloud, Florida, Christopher Ayers (Kiersta) of Williamstown,
West Virginia, Amber Brown of Windermere, Florida, Kyndall Brown of Amite, Louisiana and great
grandchildren, Madden Ayers, Maverick Ayers, Wyatt Ayers and Kynleigh Kiser.
He was also preceded in death by brother, Jerry Brown, sister, Jeanine McKinzie, brothers in law, Sonny
Peters and Robert Hathaway.
Services will be private. Burial will be at Citizens IOOF Cemetery in Kewanna.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Rans Funeral Homes & Crematory, Metzger Chapel, Kewanna.
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