Obituary Details

Jeffery Alan Brown

(12/04/1970 - 05/18/1973)
Courtesy of The Lusk Herald, 05/24/1973

Child Killed in Accident, Funeral Mon.

Jeffery Brown, two-year-old son of Mr. and Mrs. James Brown of Lusk, was killed Friday when a parked car apparently went out of gear and rolled over him.

The accident occurred about 2:45 p.m. Friday when Mrs. Brown was cleaning a car. When she left her son momentarily to get more window cleaner from the house the child apparently pulled the gear shift out of park and when he tried to get out, the vehicle rolled over him.

The child was rushed to the Niobrara Memorial Hospital but died shortly after arriving.

The accident was investigated by Lusk Police Chief Willard Frye.

Jeffery Alan Brown was born December 4, 1970, at Laramie the son of James W. and Wanda Krein Brown.

Mass of the Angels was read by Father Colm Woods at St. Leo's Catholic Church Monday at 10:00 a.m. with burial at the Lusk Cemetery. Funeral arrangements were made by the Peet Mortuary.

Survivors included the parents; grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Gus Krein, Lusk, and Mr. and Mrs. Everett Brown, Big Springs, Neb.; great grandmothers, Mrs. Ella Mae Brown and Mrs. Nora Hansen both of Julesburg, Colo.

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