Ralph Douglas Brown, a beloved husband to Christina (Tina) Brown, passed away unexpectedly on September 26, 2023 at the age of 77. He peacefully departed in the comfort of his own home in Brockville. Besides his devoted wife, Ralph is survived by his son Kenneth residing in Brockville. Additionally, he leaves behind family members including his mother-in-law June Healey from Markham, Philip and Donna Healey and their family residing in Newmarket, as well as Michael Healey and Francine Rousseau and their family residing in Oakville. He is also survived by Elizabeth Payne and her family from Vermont and South Carolina, Thomas and Judith Peltier and their family from Poughkeepsie, New York, and Marilyn and John Lawson from Carrying Place, Ontario. Ralph was predeceased by his parents Douglas and Ivy Brown from Riverview Heights, Augusta Township, as well as his sister Kathryn Allison Bruce. Throughout Ontario and the United States, Ralph is fondly remembered by numerous cousins, nephews, and nieces.
To honor his memory, a private family graveside service will be held. The family kindly requests that donations be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation in lieu of flowers. The Irvine Funeral Home and Chapel, located at 4 James St. E. in Brockville, has been entrusted with the arrangements. For those wishing to express condolences, share cherished memories of Ralph, or make a donation, please visit http://www.irvinememorial.com.