In memoriam

7.9.21 Issue

Elliot Burt Brown passed away suddenly on June 22, 2021. at age 92. The family plans to have a memorial service later this summer.

He was preceded in death by brothers Hillard and Charles.

He is survived by son and daughter-in-law, Michael and Judy Brown and daughter, Beth Brown Gershovich.

He was passionate about living well with type 1 diabetes. He loved spending time with friends, playing poker, and learning new things.

Elliot was a former member of Beth Israel and Beth El synagogues. He was a former AZA adviser and president of Cornhusker Lodge of B’nai B’rith from 1959-1960. He sold business products for nearly 40 years, then volunteered for several years at the Diabetes Education Center of the Midlands.

Memorials may be made in his honor to the Joslin Diabetes Center in Boston, where he was a proud participant in research during his life and in his death.