Howard J. Jimmy Brown
Howard "Jimmy" Brown
  • 80 years old
  • Date of birth: May 19, 1934
  • Place of birth:
    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
  • Date of passing: Apr 17, 2015
  • Place of passing:
    Port Charlotte, Florida, United States
Let the memory of Howard be with us forever

Howard J. "Jimmy" Brown, 80, Harbour Heights, passed away at Tidewell Hospice House, Port Charlotte on Friday, April 17, 2015.

He was born at home May 19, 1934 in Philadelphia PA to Anna (nee Potter) and William I. Brown, Sr.. He was raised in Hulmeville, PA, and attended the old Langhorne High School. In Pennsylvania, he was a heavy equipment operator. In Florida, he was employed by Presbyterian Homes of Port Charlotte, retiring from there in 1998.

He is survived by his wife of 54 years, Catherine (Mickey) McDermott; 3 children, Jim Brown, Harbour Heights, Catherine (Dale) Parrish, Deep Creek, and Bridget Brown, Punta Gorda. He also has 2 children in New Jersey from a previous marriage, Delores Burgess and Howard (Jimmy) Bouffard; brothers, Donald (Diana) Brown, Arizona, and Gary (Carol) Brown, Spring Hill, FL; grandchildren, Katie Parrish, Jeanine Giuliano, Kelly Parrish, Brian Brown Gottshall, Samantha Brown, and Alexandra Fesender; New Jersey grandchildren Katlyn, Samantha and Kimberly Bouffard; great grandchildren, Michelle Parrish and Isabella Giuliano; nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, Anna and William Brown, Sr., brothers, Bruce Brown and William Brown, Jr., sisters, Joanne Brown, Barbara Lear, and Jean Meich, and grandson, Jeffrey Parrish.

Jimmy will be deeply missed by his very close and loving family. A memorial will take place at a later date at the convenience of the family. Jimmy may be kindly remembered at

Memorial Tributes
This tribute was added by Mark Smith on 22nd May 2015

"Love You Man
Rest in peace"

This tribute was added by Gordene Anderson on 20th May 2015

"Will always love you, Dad.  You will always be remembered in my heart.  I know you're happy now with your brothers and sisters."

This tribute was added by Bridget Brown on 19th May 2015

"Happy birthday dad.. always in my heart"

This tribute was added by Carole Conrads on 25th April 2015

"Dear Cathy and Family,
I am so so sorry to hear about Jimmy, what a shame, my heart goes out to  you all, stay strong and know people care.  He will be missed !!!
Love, Carole"

This tribute was added by Brian RoseMarie McNally on 22nd April 2015

"From our family to yours we are so sorry for your loss
Love always,
Brian, RoseMarie"

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