Timothy R. Brown, 62, of Kouts, passed away Thursday, Sept. 10, 2020.

He was born May 29, 1958, to Robert and Gloria (Masek) Brown and graduated from Valparaiso High School in 1976. Tim immediately began his career as a diesel mechanic with U.S. Steel and attained the No. 1 ranking on the Seniority Board with 43 years of service prior to his retirement this past July.