Hugh Brown (Hughie)

September 22, 1942 ~ June 19, 2014

Hughie passed away Thursday, June 19th 2014 after a long battle with COPD. Hugh was born in Paisley, Scotland to Isabella and Hugh Brown.

He had three siblings, older brothers Robbie and George and younger sister Liz. He moved to Nanaimo, Canada in 1972 and worked at Nanaimo General Hospital for over 20 years until he retired due to health issues.

Hughie met the love of his life Shirley Johnsen in 1989 and the two were married on July 12 1991. He will be fondly remembered for his infectious laugh and his unwavering love for his family. He is remembered by his wife Shirley; his daugher Erin, (Jason) and grandaughters Hayley and Keyana; sister Liz; niece Claire and grandniece Gabrielle; step-son Eldon and his family & step-daughter Kimmy and her family. Hughie will always be in our hearts.

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