Born Saturday, June 10, 1950, in Baltimore, Md., he was the son of the late Norman Brown and the late Mildred (Fuestel) Brown.
He was employed with Ryder Truck Co. for many years.
He was a member of the Train Collectors Association and enjoyed collecting trains.
He is survived by his wife of 35 years, Barbara Ann Brown; son, Norman Frederick Brown Jr. of Arnold, Md.; stepdaughter, Rhonda Kass and husband, Nicholas, of Richmond, Va.; brother, Charles David Brown of Annapolis, Md.; and grandsons, Benjamin and Patrick Kass, and Denny and Brian Hall.
Services will be Wednesday, May 22, 2013, at noon at Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home, 1331 Eastern Blvd., Hagerstown, with Pastor Joseph Quesenberry and Chaplain Mike Simane officiating.
Family will receive friends at the funeral home Wednesday from 11 a.m. to noon.
Interment will be Thursday, May 23, at 1 p.m. at National Memorial Park in Falls Church, Va.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, Washington County Unit, 1037 Haven Road, Hagerstown, MD 21742.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.douglasfiery.com.