Age 70, of Owosso, passed away Tuesday, June 4, 2019, at Sparrow Health System.

A celebration of life will take place at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 15, at Nelson-House Funeral Home.

The family will receive friends an hour prior to service. Military honors will follow. Kevin will be laid to rest at Great Lakes National Cemetery.

Kevin was born May 7, 1949, in Detroit, the son of R.C. and Eileen (Ortstein) Brown. He graduated from Owosso High School and attended college in California and earned his licensed vocational nursing degree. Kevin proudly served his country in the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam era.

Kevin loved to be involved in the community, from Friends of the Shiawassee River to the local veterans programs. He followed in his father’s footsteps in the medical field and he volunteered with a variety of organizations.

He is survived by his brother Thomas (Cheri) Brown; sisters Patricia (Raymond) Fromm and Jodie Good; 10 nieces and nephews; many great-nieces and great-nephews; and many other loving family and friends.

He was predeceased by his parents and grandparents.

Memorial contributions are suggested to local veteran groups. Online condolences may be sent to the family at

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