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BROWN, Nelson Ray  – Passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his loving family on Monday March 1st, 2021, at the age of 92.

Beloved husband of Davine for 59 years.

Loving father of David (Barb) Brown, Donna (Mark) Twardowski, Judy (Chris) Phillips.

Devoted Grandpa to Amanda (Steve) Kellett, Sarah (Eric) St. Pierre, Deanna Brown (Drew Christie), Stephanie Twardowski (Stephen Leonard), Cassandra Twardowski (Matt Marner), Kaylin Twardowski (Will McIntyre) and Bryan Phillips. Also a devoted Great Grandpa to Margaret and Agnes.

Predeceased by his siblings; Clarence, Edward, Norman, Clayton, Merrill, Douglas and Elwin.

Nelson was a kind man of strong character who gave so much and expected so little. He was a farmer at heart and was a dedicated employee for 30 years at General Motors in Oshawa.

Nelson adored his wife and family. He enjoyed cheering on the Toronto Maple Leafs, completing crossword puzzles, making and fixing things and baking his famous butter tarts.

A private family service will be held.

A special thank you to Dr. Graham, Dr. Forrester, the LHO medical teams on the stroke and surgical floors as well as the palliative care team.

If desired, donations may be made to the Lakeridge Health Foundation; Palliative Care Services.