News | 08/10/2012
Robert (Bob) Brown Jr. died Aug. 5.
Brown was senior vice president of Kaiser Electric Co., where he had been an employee for 33 years.
A graduate of McBride High School, Brown earned his electrical engineering degree in 1970 from what was at that time the University of Missouri at Rolla. He worked for his father's electrical contracting firm before coming to work for Kaiser in 1979.
“He was a large part of Kaiser Electrical and our culture and a true professional," Steve Giacin, president of Kaiser said. "That expertise and knowledge that he possessed put him at the top of his profession. He was a prince of a guy."
Bob Brown was the brother of Don Brown, vice president of business development at Guarantee Electrical. He was the father of Matthew, Julie (James Petersen) and Philip Brown He was the brother of William, Don and Edward Brown.