OBITUARY: William J. Browne

A memorial service for William J. “Bill” Browne, 48, of Maple Grove was Monday, Feb. 25, 2013, at Lord of Life Lutheran Church in Maple Grove.

He was loved by all and will be missed for his sense of humor and big bear hugs.

He is survived by his wife, Patti; children, Eric and Ariel; father, Charles; siblings, Jim (Pauline), JoAnn (John) Johnson, Sue Henning and Bob Browne; brothers-in-law, Greg (Kimberly Stenerson) Burns, Mick (Joni) Burns and Jim (Mary Anne) Burns; nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends.

Mr. Browne was preceded in death by his mother, Arla.

Memorials are preferred.