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Brett Brown

November 30, 2022
Grand Rapids, MI


Graveside Funeral Service

Friday, December 9, 2022
1:00 PM EST
Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery
2000 Walker NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49504
(616) 453-1636
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Ball Park Floral
8 Valley Ave.
Grand Rapids, MI 49504
(616) 459-3409
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Life Story / Obituary


Brett Lester Brown, 65, a resident of Grand Rapids MI, died unexpectedly November 30, 2022. He was born in the spring of 1957, a son of the late Lester and Josephine (Zukowski) Brown of Grand Rapids, MI. He was also preceded in death by his brother-in-law Carl Howland. Brett was raised by his late uncle Frank Zukowski and aunt Violet. Surviving are his sister Dawn Howland and her grandson Brandon of Wayland MI, brother Gary Brown and wife Carol of Dewitt, MI as well as by nephews William Howland and family of Paducah, KY, Douglas Howland of St. Louis, MI, Travis Brown and family of Dewitt, MI, Todd Brown and family of Sheboygan, WI, Luke Brown and family of Southfield, MI and many cousins, great nieces and nephews and friends. Brett liked to play guitar, sing songs and play his harmonica he also enjoyed helping his sister Dawn with yard work. He loved his bible study group. In lieu of flowers, those wishing to make a donation can make one to their charity of choice in Brett’s name. Funeral graveside services will be held at the Holy Cross Cemetery in Grand Rapids, MI on December 9, 2022 at 1:00 pm.