William R. Brown Jr., thriving in finance

William R. Brown Jr., 80, of Lewes passed absent Sunday, July 25, 2021.  He was born June 22, 1941, in Warsaw, Va., son of the late W.R. and Virginia Brown.

Monthly bill graduated from Strayer College or university in Washington, D.C. with degrees in accounting and fiscal administration.  He finished the System for Executives in Point out and Regional Authorities at Harvard University’s John F. Kennedy Faculty of Authorities and obtained accreditation from the Association of Authorities Accountants as a Certified Authorities Monetary Supervisor.  His distinguished job spanned in excess of 40 decades in governmental finance and incorporated positions in the Point out of Maryland as controller for Anne Arundel County, director of finance for the City of Baltimore and director of finance for Prince George’s County.

He served on the boards of the Maryland Stadium Authority, Baltimore Growth Company, Baltimore Marketplaces Company, and the Maryland Neighborhood Federal government Insurance coverage Have faith in and Municipal Employees’ Credit Union.  He was also the previous president of the Maryland Govt Finance Officers’ Association.

The U.S. Comptroller of the Forex presented him with the Affiliation of Govt Accountants’ Distinguished Leadership Award in recognition of sustained remarkable management in governmental economic administration in 1983.

Monthly bill liked paying time sailing on the Chesapeake Bay for a lot of years prior to retiring to Delaware.  He especially liked residing in Delaware in retirement and conference new good friends.  He experienced a brilliant yellow Corvette and was lively in The Beachcombers Corvette Club.

He is survived by Sandra (Majors) Brown, his beloved spouse of 60 several years his 4 youngsters, Kevin Brown (Sue), Kenneth Brown, Kimberly Brown (Eric Rohrer) and Kara Weakley (Walter B) his four grandchildren, Eddie Stone (Shannon), Jason, Max and Dillon Brown and his 4 excellent-grandchildren, Chloe Stone, Cheyenne, Cameryn and Conner Sass.

Arrangements for cremation are with Parsell Funeral House and Crematorium, Lewes.  A Memorial Services celebrating a life properly lived will be held at a later on day.  He requests donations to SPCA, 22918 Dupont Blvd., Georgetown, DE 19947 (bvspca.org)  in memory of Jackson, Prospect, Hope and Zoe.