John Brown

STEUBENVILLE — John W. Brown, 70, of Ohio Ave. in East Liverpool and formerly of Newell, W.Va., passed away at the Valley Hospice Care Center North in Steubenville on Monday, Aug. 12, 2019, following a lengthy illness.

Born on Aug. 7, 1949 in Wellsville, he was a son of the late Charles and Mae E. Shenton Brown.

He retired as a slot attendant at Mountaineer Racetrack and Casino. He was a graduate of the former Stanton Local High School.

Surviving are his companion of several years, Linda Flowers of East Liverpool; his daughter, Lisa Cassidy of Wellsville; one grandson, and two great-grandsons.

In fulfilling John’s wishes, no services are planned, and he is in the care of the Arner Funeral Chapel in Chester.