Brown, Lee Alan "Al", Saginaw, Michigan


Passed away Wednesday, November 5, 2014 at the age of 68 years. He was born March 29, 1946 in Detroit to the late Carl and Anita (Brasch) Brown. Al married Sharon Matyas March 3, 1973. She survives him. He was an active member of Faith Ev. Lutheran Church, where he was involved in the choir and the church council. Al was also a communion assistant and an assistant minister at the church. He was a member of Via de Cristo, and enjoyed golf and bowling. Al had been employed as a teacher, and also worked in insurance and financial planning. Surviving besides his wife, Sharon are his children: Richard Brown and Julie Brown; four grandchildren: Nathan, Jacob, Thomas, and Meredith; his sister, Barbara (Loren) Rozeboom; and many other loving family members and friends, including Sharon's siblings: Joan (late Richard) Rymas, Carl (Cheryl) Matyas, Joy (Joel) Wisniewski, Gail (Jay) Thomas, Kay Matyas, Ann (Dave) Wilkes, and John (Dawn) Matyas. Rev. Michael Hahn will officiate the funeral service on Tuesday, November 11, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. at Faith Ev. Lutheran Church, 4432 Mackinaw Road. Interment will take place at Roselawn Memorial Gardens. Friends are welcome to gather with the family at the Reitz Herzberg Funeral Home, 1550 S. Midland Road (S. M-47), on Sunday, November 9 from 1:00-4:00 p.m., on Monday November 10 from 1:00-4:00 p.m. and 6:00-8:00 p.m., and at the church on Tuesday one hour before the service. Memorial offerings may be made to Faith Ev. Lutheran Church or the charity of one's choice. Sign the guest book or share an online condolence with the family at www.reitzherzberg.com.