Michael R. Brown, 56

Michael R. Brown passed away March 23, 2012, in his home in Fairfield, Calif., after a long and brave battle with cancer. His wife and mother were at his side when he went to be with the Lord.

Mike was born Feb. 26, 1956. He spent his first 20 years of his life in Cedarburg where he attended First Immanuel Lutheran Grade School and then graduated from Cedarburg High School.

He leaves his wife, Diane; and son, Brock; and daughter, Abby; his mother, Jean; and stepfather, Bob Frank. He is also survived by a sister, Michelle; and brother, Scott. He was preceded in death by his father, Raymond Brown.

A private memorial service was attended by the immediate family.