Perl Richard Brown

NEW SPRINGFIELD – Perl Richard Brown, 76, died at 11:26 a.m. Tuesday at St. Elizabeth’s Boardman Health Center.

Born July 11, 1936, in Bloomfield Township, Trumbull County, he was the son of the late Perl Roosevelt and Gertrude B. Hoagland Brown.

Mr. Brown worked as a supervisor in the trans/rail fabricating department for Youngstown Steel Door Industries. He was a member of the First Christian Church of Salem. He had also served in the U.S. Army in Korea.

Survivors include his wife, the former Judith Ann Rockhold, whom he married Sept. 17, 1960; a sister, JoAnn L. Smith of Poland and a brother, James A. (Bonita) Brown of Laurel Hill, Fla.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at the Warrick-Kummer-Rettig Funeral Home in Columbiana with Pastor Leonard Moore officiating. Burial will follow in Columbiana Cemetery.

Friends may call at the funeral home one hour prior to the service.

Allen Lodge will conduct Masonic services at 9:45 a.m. Friday at the funeral home.

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