Loa, Utah - After fighting valiantly for over a year, Bruce Brown, age 65 returned to his Heavenly Father on January 18, 2022, surrounded by loved ones in Provo, Utah. He was born June 12, 1956 to Steve Burton and Allie Codeele Taylor Brown in Price, Utah the 2nd of 4 children. He grew up in Loa, Utah, where he learned to love farming, animals, the great outdoors, and playing basketball. He served in the Rome Italy LDS Mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
While going to USU for his Bachelor of Science in Wildlife Management, he met his room-mate’s sister, Ramona Kay Fausett, who soon became the love of his life. They were sealed for time and all eternity in the Manti Temple on Aug. 11, 1978. They raised 3 children in Herriman and Bluebell, Utah.
He lived a life of public service as a 911 dispatcher, Fireman, EMT, manager at the Bureau of Criminal Identification, Town Board member, and many church callings.
After retirement, he returned to his hometown where he was able to get reacquainted with childhood friends and make many more. He was able to spend more time playing games with his family.
He loved fishing and farming with his grandkids, taking pictures of the great outdoors. He shared his wisdom and humor through stories, cowboy poetry, and a podcast.
Bruce is survived by His loving wife of 43 years, 3 children, sons in law, 12 grandchildren, one great-grandchild on the way, his Mother, 2 brothers, 1 sister, and many other loved ones. He is preceded in death by his Father, Grandparents, uncles, aunts, and cousins.
Funeral Services will be held Friday January 28, 2022 at 1:00 PM at the Loa LDS Stake Center, where friends may call for viewing Friday morning from 10:00 to 12:30 prior to the services.
Burial will be in the Loa Cemetery under the care of the Springer Turner Funeral Home of Richfield and Salina, Utah.