Obituary for Timothy R "Tim" Brzeski

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Timothy R "Tim" Brzeski

October 9, 1950 - June 3, 2013

Timothy R. "Tim" Brzeski, age 62 passed away on June 3, 2013 at Indiana University Health Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis. He was a resident of Morgantown.

Tim was born in Beech Grove on October 9, 1950 to his parents, the late Raymond and Tommie L. (Hamilton) Brzeski. He was a 1970 graduate of Indian Creek High School and went on to serve as a Private First Class with the United State Armey from 1973 to 1976. After serving his country, he attended college at Indiana University for two years.

He married Laura J. "Janie'" Cowden on May 17, 1978 in Morgantown. She lovingly survives after 35 years of marriage. Tim is also survived by his son: Thomas J. "TJ" Brzeski of Morgantown; two brothers: Ricky L. Elkins of Chillicothe, OH & Mark (wife, Diane) Elkins of Brown County; and many nieces and nephews.

He retired in 2012 as a long distance truck driver after many years. Tim was an avid sports fan and enjoyed playing poker, watching horse racing and working crossword puzzles.

The Rev. Burt Brock will conduct a funeral service at 10:30 am on Friday at Meredith – Clark Funeral Home Cremation & Personalization Center, 179 E. Mulberry St. in Morgantown. Friends may call from 4 to 8 pm on Thursday at the funeral home. Burial will be at East Hill Cemetery with Military Rites presented by the Martinsville American Legion and Veterans of Foreign Wars Honor Guards.

Memorial contributions may be sent in honor of Tim to the Morgan County Public Library – Morgantown Branch at 110 S. Jefferson Street, Martinsville, IN 46151.

Condolences to the Brzeski family can be made at

Information: (812) 597-4670


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Born: October 9, 1950
Died: June 3, 2013

Condolences for Timothy Brzeski

Glenda Spriggs posted on 1/1/00

Janie, I am so sorry to hear about the loss of Tim. Please know that I am keeping you in my thoughts and prayers through this difficult time. Sure would like to see you sometime. Love you. Glenda


Eric Enk posted on 1/1/00

Sorry to hear of your loss.We will keep your family in our prayers.


Pam Shelburne posted on 1/1/00

Dear Laura, TJ, and family~ It's is doubly hard when someone our age passes. I know there will be a hole in your lives. We never think this is going to happen to us, do we? We are too young, too alive, too bullet-proof. My heart and my prayers are with you now and always. ~Pam


David Reddick posted on 1/1/00

Laura, I was so sorry to hear about Tim's passing. Please know that you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers. Dave