Milton Brown, 79, of Tama died Thursday, Oct. 4, 2012, at Carrington Place of Toledo. Traditional Graveside Services will be held Saturday, Oct. 6, 2012, at 2 p.m. at Meskwaki Cemetery on the Meskwaki Settlement in rural Tama with Michael Keahna as speaker. A Traditional Wake was held Friday evening, Oct. 5, 2012, at the Fox Clan Ceremonial Building on the Meskwaki Settlement, rural Tama.
Head Pallbearer is Frank Blackcloud and other pallbearers include Homer Bear, Jarvis Bear, Craig Youngbear, Larry Lasley, Richard Wolf, Orrie Lasley Jr., Jon Whitebreast and Waylon Whitebreast.
Survivors include one daughter, Sheila Brown, of Tama; three sons: Gilbert, Conrad and Vance Brown, of Tama; two adopted sons: Lou Roberts, of Le Grand, and Myron Wanatee Jr., of Marshalltown; an adopted daughter Lucie Roberts, of Marshalltown; a sister, Uarda Johnson, of Tama; two adopted brothers: Leonard Youngbear, of Tama, and Isaac Roberts, of Tama; many grandchildren; great grandchildren; great-great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
Kruse-Phillips Funeral Home, Tama-Toledo is assisting with the arrangements.