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Lloyd Brown West Des Moines

Published: Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2012 11:30 a.m. CDT • Updated: Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2012 12:09 p.m. CDT

Lloyd William Brown, 86, of West Des Moines died Oct. 20, 2012, at Kavanagh House in Des Moines.

Funeral services will be 6 p.m. today, Oct. 23, at Hamilton’s Funeral Home, 3601 Westown Parkway, West Des Moines. Visitation will be 4 to 6 p.m. today at the funeral home. Cremains will be interred in Carroll at a later date. Memorials may be directed to the family. Online condolences may be left at www.HamiltonsFuneralHome.com.

Lloyd William Brown, son of Helen (Lampe) and Kirk Brown, was born Aug. 13, 1926, in Palmer.

In 1950, Lloyd married Helen Ruth Grimsman, and they farmed in Arispe and Arcadia.

They moved to West Des Moines in 2010.

Lloyd is survived by his wife Helen Brown; sons, Richard Brown and Ron (Jan) Brown; daughter Debra Smith; sisters, Eva Mae Shannon, Betty Jane Ehm and Patricia Anderson; brother Eugene Brown; five grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

Lloyd was preceded in death by his parents and one grandchild.

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