Phillip E. Brown, 69, of Newton; formerly of Gilman died on Thursday, Feb. 14, 2013 at his home in Newton.
A private family memorial service will be held at a later date.
Memorials in Phillip's name may be left at the funeral home. Memorials may also be mailed to the funeral home, please add, Attn: Brown Family on the envelope.
Survivors include his wife, Gloria of Newton; children, Trevor E. Brown (Misty Shaver) of Gilman, Todd A. (Val) Brown of Newton, and Teresa A. (Don) Harvey of Newton; his five granddaughters, brothers and sisters, James D. Brown of Des Moines, Danny D. (Jackie) Brown of Marshalltown, Kathy Bovee of Marshalltown, Shirley McSwain of Altoona, and Beverly Towlerton of Boone; and his many nieces and nephews.
Arrangements are being handled by the Wallace Family Funeral Home & Crematory in Newton.