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Monte R. Brown

Monte R. Brown Monte R. Brown

Monte Richard Brown, 74, of Lanesville, Ind., passed away at 12:39 p.m. on Tuesday, July 26, 2022, at his residence with his family by his side.

He was born on May 22, 1948, in Riddle, Ind., to the late James Robert Brown and Alberta Jean Schultz Cook.

He graduated from Leavenworth High School. Monte was a United States Air Force veteran. He worked in construction.

Monte married Brenda Jones on Aug. 5, 1972, and she survives. He loved to spend time with his family and will be deeply missed by all.

He was preceded in death by his parents and his sister-in-law, Brenda Brown.

Monte is survived his wife, Brenda; his daughter, Missi Jenkins (Dennis) of Laconia, Ind.; his grandson, Tyler Baker (Amber); great-grandchildren, Eligh and Clara; his siblings, Jackie Brown of Jeffersonville, Ind., Rob Brown of Grantsburg, Ind., and Lonnie Brown of Elizabeth, Ind.; his nephews, Brad, Chris and Jayden; and many cousins and friends.

A funeral service will be held on Friday, July 29, 2022, at 1:30 p.m. at Dillman-Green Funeral Home in Marengo, Ind. Burial will follow in Riddle Cemetery.

Friends may visit on Friday, July 29, 2022, from 9:30 a.m. until the time of service at the funeral home.

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Arrangements for Mr. Monte Brown have been entrusted to Dillman-Green Funeral Home.