Dennis Brown Obituary

Dennis A.  Brown
Dennis A. Brown

November 21, 1952 - September 19, 2011
Born in Chariton, Iowa
Resided in Urbandale, IA
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Dennis Brown, 58, died Monday, September 19, 2011, at Mercy Hospice in Johnston. Memorial services will be held 1 p.m. Monday, September 26, 2011, at Lutheran Church of Hope in West Des Moines.

Denny was born in Chariton and graduated from Chariton High School in 1971, leading his team to its only state title, and Drake University in 1974 where he played on the golf team. Denny was a member of Hyperion Golf Club and an active member of Lutheran Church of Hope and Resurrection West Church in Kansas City.

Denny was an avid golfer and enjoyed playing many courses around the country including, Pebble Beach, Pinehurst and the practice courses at Augusta National. He loved traveling abroad with his family, especially in the Caribbean. Denny was a Jazz enthusiast and connoisseur of fine dining.

Denny worked at Iowa Des Moines National Bank, served as CEO of both Financial Information Trust and E-Com of Kansas City. He served on the Board of Directors for Merit Resources and owned the franchise TAB, The Alternative Board, in Kansas City.

Denny is survived by his wife of 33 years, Marcia, his daughter, Stacey Brown of Chicago, two sisters, Barbara (Gary) Eubank of Ankeny and Bonnie (Mitchell) Ellis of Nevarre, FL; his brother-in-law, Kirk (Jeanette) Steinfeldt of Polk City and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, Maxine and Melvin Brown.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.

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Lutheran Church of Hope
925 Jordan Creek Parkway
West Des Moines, IA US 50266
Monday, September 26, 2011
1:00 PM