Michael J. Brown

Nov. 10, 1957


Michael J. Brown, 66, of Avon, passed away surrounded by loving family members. 

He was born Nov. 10, 1957, at Crawfordsville, to Robert and Mildred Brown. Michael grew up in Ladoga and attended Southmont High School. He received his bachelor’s degree from Ball State University. Michael worked for PSI/Cenergy from 1980 to 2004. He went on to work for Indiana Farm Bureau from 2004 to 2019. 

Michael was a member of the Indiana State Seniors Golf Association and served as the director of golf. He belonged to the First Baptist Church and was the treasurer almost 15 years. Michael enjoyed golfing, reading and watching soccer in his free time. He loved spending time with his family. 

Michael was preceded in death by his mother, Mildred Brown. 

Visitation will be 3-7 p.m. Monday, Nov. 20 in the First Baptist Church, 1012 Stafford Road, Plainfield, Indiana. A celebration of life will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 21 in the church. 

Survivors include: his loving wife, Stephanie Brown; father Robert (Ellouise) Brown; daughter Megan Brown; sons, Zach Brown, Aaron (Jessica) Brown and Tim Smiley; brothers, Steve (Anna Christensen) Brown and Jim Morrison; sisters, Nancy (Randy) Perigo, Linda (Ron) Stewart and Sandy (Steve) Neal; grandchildren, Nolan, Noah and Nathaniel.

In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to the First Baptist Church, 1012 Stafford Road, Plainfield, IN 46168.

Arrangements by Hampton-Gentry Funeral Home.