, Newburyport, MA

January 21, 2014

David E. Brown

Amesbury, MA — David E. Brown, 56, of Amesbury, died peacefully at Kindred Nursing and Rehab (Brigham Manor) in Newburyport, after a lengthy battle with diabetes.

He was one of three children of the late Kingston H. and Mary A. (Conway) Brown. David was born in Newburyport on July 10, 1957, and was a graduate of Whittier Vocational Technical School of Haverhill. For the past 20 years, he ran his own HVAC business.

David was a hard worker and never shied away from work. He was always willing to help with whatever project anyone had going, all you had to do was ask David, and he would be there. He never had any children of his own, however, he thoroughly loved children and animals as well. They knew he had a very kind heart. David was a longtime, faithful friend of Bill.

His survivors include two sisters, Dr. Marilyn Brown of Volcano, Hawaii, and Gail Brown of Newburyport; his beloved niece, Jessica Auciello and husband, Carlo, of Woburn; along with many wonderful friends.

ARRANGEMENTS: A memorial service will be held at a later date. There will be no visiting hours and interment will be private. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to the David E. Brown Memorial Fund, c/o Newburyport Five Cent Savings Bank, 63 State St., Newburyport, MA 01950, or to Arrangements are by Elliott, Woodworth & Rogers Family Funeral Home, 35 Green St., Newburyport.