Fred C. Brownell
Fred C. Brownell, age 80, a resident of Edinburg, NY, died on Sunday, December 24, 2017, at home after being stricken. He was born in Edinburg on March 19, 1937, the son of the late Merrill and Beulah Conklin Brownell.
Fred worked as an electrician with his father for many years and operated his own lawn care business from 1952-1980. He was a lifetime area resident, a member of the Edinburg Methodist Church and was a very active member of the Edinburg Historical Society since 1975. Fred will always be remembered for his knowledge of local history and love of sharing that knowledge with visitors of the Nellie Tyrrell Museum.
Fred enjoyed researching his family genealogy, traveling and spending time with his many family members. He is survived by many aunts, uncles and cousins.
A graveside service will be held in the spring in the Edinburg Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the Edinburg Ambulance Squad. Arrangements are under the care of the Northville Funeral Home. Condolences may be made to the family online at www.northvillefuneralservice.com.