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James VanKirk Brown

July 3, 1942 ~ April 3, 2019 (age 76)

James "Jim" VanKirk Brown 76 of Salem passed away on Wednesday, April 3, 2019. James was born in West Newton, PA. He was a self employed furniture builder and he enjoyed collecting and selling antiques.

Survivors include his wife Sue (Liggitt) Brown of Salem whom he married on October 21, 2000. He is also survived by his children; son Elmer (Danielle) Brown a daughter Jamie (Jody) Ward and four grandchildren; Dylan Brown, Kyle Brown, Landon Ward and Lauren Ward all of Leetonia. Besides his parents he was preceded in death by a son Tim Brown.

Per his request there will be no services. Arrangements are by Brown Funeral Home in Salem. (330) 337-6363,

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