7.31.15 Issue

Alan R. Brown of Overland Park, KS passed away on July 24 at age 84. Services were held July 26 at the Louis Memorial Chapel, Kansas City, MO with interment at Sheffield Cemetery.

He was preceded in death by his parents Samuel and Tillie Brown, his wife, Elaine Brown and sister, Rita Biniamow.

He is survived by his daughter, Susan Brown and son and daughter-in-law, Steven and Stacy Brown, all of Overland Park, KS; two grandsons: Miller and Hunter Brown; brothers, Willard Plotkin of Laguna Beach, CA and David Plotkin of Omaha; sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Jan and Ed Barash of Leawood, KS.

He grew up in Omaha and graduated from Central High School. Alan was an accomplished athlete and was honored as the AZA City-Wide Athlete of the year in Omaha two consecutive years. Alan worked in the jewelry business for his entire career and was a member of Beth Shalom Synagogue.

Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association, Kansas City Hospice House or to the organization of your choice.