Lawrence Frederick Brown, 77, of Moundsville, WV, formerly of Shadyside, OH died July 9, 2018, at Mound View Health Care Inc. Moundsville, WV.

Larry was born September 25, 1940, in Wheeling, WV a son of the late Herman F. and Esther I. List Brown.

He was a self-employed farmer at his Marshall County farm, worked at the former Stone and Thomas Department Store for 18 years and the former Cooey Bentz Company for 18 years as well. He was a 1958 Graduate of Shadyside High School, and a member of the Holy Resurrection Eastern Orthodox Church, Steubenville, OH.

Preceding him in death was infant daughter Hope Lenore Brown.

Surviving are a daughter, Heather (David) Ruza of Glen Dale, WV and a son Kevin Joseph (Maria Paula) Brown of Middletown, Delaware, a brother, David Rodney Brown of Shadyside,OH, two grandchildren, Hope Jordan Ruza of Glen Dale, WV and Cole David Brown of Middletown, Delaware, three nieces, Colleen, Christy and Cathy.

Family and friends will be received Thursday from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. at the Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes and Crematory, 3900 Central Avenue, Shadyside, Ohio where funeral services will be held at 10 am Friday with Fr. Rade Merick officiating.

Burial follows at Holly Memorial Gardens, Pleasant Grove, Ohio.

Pomen Service will be at 6 p.m. Thursday.

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