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Description: Rehoboth Death 1975 Captain John Brown

Date: July 14 1975

Newspaper published in: WILMINGTON

Source: newspaper

Page/Column: Sussex Deaths

Rehoboth Beach July 14 1975

Captain John 'Oyster' Brown, age 72, of New Oreans Street died Friday at Beebe Hospital after a short illness. He was a 1950's era oyster boat captain and lately a warden. He had
also been a Henlopen Acres patrolman for the past eleven years.

His wife, Mary Bertha, died in 1972 and he has a sister Mrs William Buckaloo of Dewey Beach.

His services were held by Page Melson Funeral Home, Rehoboth, burial was in
Epworth Methodist Cemetery.


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