Traverse City Record-Eagle


March 5, 2014

Timothy 'Tim' W. Brown

INTERLOCHEN — Timothy “Tim” W. Brown, 59, of Interlochen, passed away peacefully on Sunday, March 2, 2014, at his home surrounded by his family.

Tim was born on Feb. 10, 1955, in Traverse City, to the Late Homer and Yunetta (Larson) Brown Sr. He was married to Shelley Egeler on May 29, 1976, in Empire.

Tim had been employed by Dick’s Antenna Service and later as a warehouse tech for Charter Communications.

He loved spending time doing yard work. Most important to Tim was spending time with his family and friends. He will truly be missed.

Tim is survived by his wife, Shelly; two sons and two daughters, Nathan (Kerri) Brown, Todd (Nicki) Brown, Becky Brown and Theresa (Dave) Mackin; and eight grandchildren, Ashley, Austin, Allison, Abigail, Robert, Cherrie, Justin and Garrett. Also surviving are a sister and two brothers.

Friends are welcome to visit with Tim’s family on Friday, March 7, 2014, from 4 to 8 p.m., at the Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home. Family will pray the rosary at 7 p.m. A funeral Mass honoring Tim will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, March 8, 2014, at St. Patrick Catholic Church, 630 W. Silver Lake Road South, with visitation one hour prior. The Rev. Fr. Gregory McCallum will officiate.

Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider a donation to the Brown family, c/o Shelly Brown.

Please feel free to share your thoughts and memories with Tim’s family at

The family is being served by the Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home and Cremation Services.

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