Willie Brown Jr.

Willie Brown Jr., 80, of Oak Park, died on Dec. 11, 2018. Born on March 10, 1938, he was a U.S. Army veteran. 

Willie was the husband of Sharon (nee Mansky); the father of Christine Diaz, William (Mira) Brown, Elizabeth (Christopher Waco) Brown and Aaron Brown; the grandfather of Matthew (Hannah), Christopher, Lucas, Jacob, Adam, Kyle, Alexander, Tyler, Elliot and William; the brother of Blanche Hamm, the late Bernice Brown, and the late Nora (the late John) Watson; and the uncle of Pastor Eric (Diane) Brown Sr. and many nieces and nephews. 

Visitation and funeral Mass were held Dec. 18 at St. Catherine of Siena-St. Lucy Church in Oak Park, followed by interment at Oakridge Cemetery.

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