I found this in my local news paper, he is not a known relative of mine.
Source; Oakland Tribune/Bay Area News Group, Date; Tuesday, September 14,2010; Section; C5. Please see source for complete Obit it is very long with a lot of work and hobbie related info. I will just record family.
Norman Jack Brown Jr. resident of Livermore, Ca. born June 22,1931 in Red Bluff, Ca. to Agnes Dene Hillhouse & Norman Jack Brown Sr. he dided of a stroke on September 3, 2010 at the Veterans Hospital, Livermore, Ca. family members were with him. He is survived by his wife of 54 years, Virginia Jurgens Brown; children kevin Brown (Lorri Wilson) of Livermore; Linda Trudeau (Scott Trudeau) of Livermore; Susan Brown of Livermore, Carol Brown of Columbia, Missouri; and Diane Brown of Los Angeles. His son, Stephen, prdeceased him in 1977. He is also survived by 9 grandchildren, and 1 great-grandchild, he is also survived by his sisters Janis Brown Baker of Windsor, and Eugenea Brown Niehoff, and a brother Gary Brown both of Anderson, Ca. Other survivors include numerous nieces, nephews, grand-nieces and nephews; extended family members are Sharon Hoffman of Manteca, and Luis Utereas of Bogota, Columbia, and Jim Peckham of Columbia, Missouri. Funeral Mass, St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church, 1315 Lomitas Ave., Livermore, Ca, Friday, Sept.17, 2010, 10:00am Lunch and Reception to follow at Beebs, 915 Clubhouse Dr., Livermore, Ca. In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate donations to; Pippin Pocket Opera 469 Bryant Street, San Francisco, Ca 94107 and Society of St. Sulpice, Provincial House 5408 Roland Ave. Baltimore, MD 21210-1988. Callaghan Mortuary, 925-447-2942.