A funeral service was held at Peterson-Blick Funeral Home, Inc. on July 8, for Merle "Tony" Brown, who died on July 3, .Rev. Marcus Briggs, pastor and chaplain, officiated. Full military honors at Warren County Memorial Park were provided by members of the Sheffield & Clarendon VFW and active duty Army personnel. Serving as pallbearers were Colton Brown, Tim VanHoutin, Jeremy Brown, Chris Brown, Stacey Laur and Brandy Agee. Honorary pallbearers were Jason Brown and Anthony Brown.