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David Jeff Brown, 64, of Fontanelle

August 27, 1958 — December 17, 2022

David Jeff Brown, 64, of Fontanelle

Graveside Services:  Will be held on Tuesday, December 27, 2022, at 2:00 p.m. at the Dale Cemetery in Centerville, Iowa.  The Lamb Funeral Home in Fontanelle is in charge of the professional arrangements.  Online condolences may be left to the family at

There will be no visitation for David Jeff Brown.

Memorials: May be directed to the David Jeff Brown Memorial Fund to be established by the family at a later date.

   David Jeff Brown was born on August 28, 1958, in Johnston, Iowa, the son of John and Clara (Engel) Brown.  He passed away on Saturday, December 17, 2022, at the Crest Haven Care Center in Creston, Iowa, at the age of 64.
   "Jeff" attended Johnston grade, middle and graduated from Johnston High School in 1976.  His first job was at Denny's where he was a fry cook in the kitchen.  Later on he worked for various motels working in the laundry department.  
   Jeff and his father and brother enjoyed hunting pheasants at Kenton Brown's farm with Kenton's son, Merlyn.  At around 42 years of age, Jeff was no longer able to work.  In 2006, he and his father moved to Fontanelle, Iowa and lived in various places.  He entered the Good Samaritan Society in Fontanelle in 2013.  In October 2022, he was moved to Crest Haven Care Center in Creston.  
   Jeff was preceded in death by his parents and brother, Steven Brown.
   He is survived by his cousins; other relatives and friends.


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