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Terry Brown

June 16, 1940 - January 7, 2020

U.S. Veteran

Burial Date January 7, 2020

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BROWN: Terry Keith Brown 79, of New London, also known as TK, passed away peacefully on Tuesday Jan. 7, 2020 in his home surrounded by his loving family. Terry was born June 16, 1940 in Evansville, IN, the son of the late Anna Mae and James G. Brown. He was raised in Indiana and upon graduating high school in 1958, he joined the United States Coast Guard. He was stationed at the US Coast Guard Academy in New London, where he met the love of his life, Loretta C. Cantin. They where united in marriage on Jan. 21, 1961, and welcomed their only child Michele Francene the following spring. Terry joined the New London Police force in 1967. He achieved the rank of detective in 1984, receiving numerous accommodations for his outstanding service to the city until his retirement in 2005. He then served as a U.S. Marshall for the Superior Court in New Haven, CT. He was an avid golfer and bowler, and cherished spending time with his grandchildren. He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Loretta Brown; his daughter Michele Brown; his grandchildren Taylor and Spencer Brown; a sister in-law, Diane Cantin-Holmgren and her children Jacquelyn and Jordan Batte. All funeral services are private. The Impellitteri-Malia Funeral Home, 84 Montauk Ave., New London, has been entrusted with his care. In lieu of flowers and cards, please consider a donation in his memory to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-9959.


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