Obituary for Roy Edward Brand

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Roy Edward Brand

May 22, 1947 - November 2, 2012

Roy Edward Brand age 65 passed away peacefully on Friday morning, November 2, 2012 at his residence in Brown County.

He was born May 22, 1947 in Indianapolis to the late Edward C. & Barbara (Hinton) Brand.Roy served his country as a Specialist 5 with the United States Army during the Vietnam War. He married Beverly Jo (Leveque) on July 19, 1969 in Indianapolis. She preceded him in death onDecember 29, 2002, after 33 devoted years.

Roy was employed as a Tool & Die Machinist with Clique Tool & Machine in Indianapolis for the past 40 years. He loved the outdoors, bass fishing & deer hunting. He was a member of the Hoosier Open & Hoosier Open Senior Fishing Club's in Kokomo and was also a member of the Indian Creek Shooting Center in Georgetown. Roy enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren, caring for his dog "Sammy" and was a fan of NASCAR.

Roy is survived by his three daughters: Tracy Lynn (husband, Mike) Shirley of Morgantown, Wendy (husband, Scott) Elkins of Franklin & Christy Jean (husband, Jason) Lane of Nineveh. He will be remembered by his siblings: Susie Davis of Edinburgh, Denise (Dan) Boulay of Delaware, Dale Brand of Indianapolis, David (Bernice) Brand of Columbus & Eddie (wife, Sara) Brand of Fortville; seven grandchildren: Kenneth, Amber & Eddie Patrick, Jeanie Brand, Hailey & Franklin Lane & Brittany Elkins; and two great grandchildren: Alexis & Gabby.

He was preceded in death by his wife and one brother: Jeffrey Brand.

The Rev. Steve Agal will conduct a funeral service on Monday evening at 7 pm at Meredith – Clark Funeral Home Cremation & Personalization Center, 179 E. Mulberry Street in Morgantown. Friends may call from 5 pm until service time on Monday at the funeral home. A graveside service will be held on Tuesday at noon at Forest Lawn Memory Gardens Cemetery in Greenwood with Military Rites presented by the Greenwood Honor Guard.

Memorial contributions may be sent in honor of Roy to the American Cancer Society, 5635 W. 96th Street Suite 100, Indianapolis, IN 46278.

Condolences may be made to the Brand family at www.meredith-clark.com.

Information: (812) 597-4670

 

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Born: May 22, 1947
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Condolences for Roy Brand

Cathi Page posted on 1/1/00

Know that you are all in my thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.

 

Michelle Jackson posted on 1/1/00

Girls, I am so sorry for you loss. You will be in my thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. With my Deepest Sympathy, Michelle Jackson

 

Jessica Findley posted on 1/1/00

Tracy and Wendy, I am so sorry to hear of your loss. You and your family are in my heart and prayers. Jess

 

Misty Davis posted on 1/1/00

I am so sorry for your loss. I know he will be missed deeply. His memories will live on in your hearts and minds as well as through the actions of the grandchildren he loved so much!

 

Regina Adkins posted on 1/1/00

We wanted you to all know you are in our prayers and thoughts. Our church is praying for you also. He was a good guy and he will be missed. Hugs to you all and we are here if you need an ear or hug. Hugs, Regina, Tom, Delannie, Tommy Adkins

 

Fred Felix posted on 1/1/00

Sorry for your loss our thought are with your family. He will be missed dearly. Fred Felix and family

 

Brenda & John Moore posted on 1/1/00

Christy so sorry to hear about your dad. I had heard he was sick. Love and hugs

 

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