John I. Brown of Sun City Center passed away peacefully January 1st, 2020 under the care of Seasons Hospice at St. Joseph Hospital in Tampa. His wife and son were at his side.
John was born in New Britain, Connecticut on December 11, 1934. He served in the U.S. Army from 1957 - 1959 and moved to Tampa, Florida with his wife and son in 1973. He was vice president of Suncoast Metal Fabricators from 1980 - 2009. He retired in 2009 and relocated to Sun City Center in 2014.
He is survived by his wife, Judith, son, Gary, daughter-in-law, Connie, three grandchildren, Jacob, Janet, and Joel, sister, Isabel Brown Furness, and brother, Leland Brown Junior.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to the American Diabetes Association, Seasons Hospice, or the Emergency Squad of Sun City Center. Graveside service with Military Honors to be held at Sarasota National Cemetery, Wednesday, January 22, at 12:30 pm.
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