Brown, Eugene H."Harry" "Brownie" "Gene", 86, of Hyde Park formerly of Dorchester passed away October 9, 2018. Beloved husband of more than 60 years to Carol Brown (Blaney). Devoted father to Marie “Gina” Brown of Hyde Park and Paul E. Brown and his wife Cathy of Kernersville, NC. Grandfather of Ashley, Amanda and Christopher Brown and Nathan and Meghan Dollarhite. Son of the late William and Eleanor (Dicks) Brown. Brother of the late Maxwell Brown. Also survived by many nieces and nephews.
Born and raised in Roxbury. He served his country with honor in the U.S. Navy during the War in Korea. Eugene was a sheet metal worker for many years with Local #17. He also worked for the MBTA for many years before finally retiring in 1997. He enjoyed traveling and spending time with his family.
Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend his Funeral Service on Tuesday October 16th at 11am at Hamel-Lydon Chapel, 650 Hancock Street in Quincy. Interment with Military Honors following at Mount Hope Cemetery in Roslindale. Visiting hours will be held Monday October 15th from 4pm to 7pm at the Hamel-Lydon Chapel.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Eugene’s memory to the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, P.O. Box 849168, Boston, MA 02284-9168.