Murray R. Brown, 84, of Merlin passed away peacefully Friday, October 23, 2020 at the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance. He is survived by his loving wife of 60 years Patsy (Leach), his son Scott (Sandra), his daughter Shelley Bushey (Dave), his grandsons Jesse (Katrina) and Kyle Brown, his step grandchildren David Jr. and Jessica, and his great grandsons Axel and Emmitt Brown. Murray is also survived by his brothers Douglas and Richard Brown, both of Chatham, and is predeceased by his younger sister Judy Neely. As per Murray’s wishes there is no funeral or visitation. Cremation has taken place. A celebration of life will take place at a later time. In lieu of flowers the family would ask that you please consider donations to the Canadian Diabetes society.