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David Lee Brown

Monday, July 11, 2022 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home




David Lee Brown, 84, of  Hagerstown, MD, passed away, Tuesday, July 5, 2022, at his home.

Born Tuesday, December 21, 1937 in Hagerstown, MD, he was the son of the late Charles Reuben Brown and the late Audrey Leotta (Shank) Johns.

David attended Hagerstown High School and later enlisted in the U.S. Air Force from 1956 to 1959. He spent his early years as a nursing home administrator at Martin Manor and Garlock Nursing Home, in his later years he was Maintenance Supervisor at Rest Area Interstate 70 East & West.He was previous member of the Alsatia Club.

He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Nancy Priscilla Brown; daughter, Michelle Diane Leatherman of Hagerstown, MD; two grandchildren, Stephanie Nicole Lapole and husband Jeff of Sharpsburg, MD and Robert G. Leatherman III and wife Chrissy of Clear Spring, MD; two great-grandchildren, Eleana Grace Lapole and Robert G. Leatherman, IV; special friend, Barry Shank of Hagerstown, MD.

He was preceded in death by his sister, Audrey Joan Lane, brother, Charles H. Brown and son-in-law, Robert G. Leatherman, Jr.

Family will receive friends at the Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home 1331 Eastern Blvd. North, Hagerstown, MD on Monday, July 11, 2022 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm.

Services and interment will be private.

In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to Hospice of Washington County, 1710 Underpass Way, Suite 300, Hagerstown, MD 21740.

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Dave and I were buddies when he lived just off Highland Way in the mid 50's. We will miss him. Terry Cumiskey "Percy"

Terry Cumiskey
CHARLOTTE, NC - North Carolina

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