Robert L. Brown Jr., 43, of St. Michael, ND, began his Spirit journey Tuesday morning, April 21, 2020, at Sanford on Broadway Medical Center in Fargo, ND.

Robert L. Brown Jr., 43, of St. Michael, ND, began his Spirit journey Tuesday morning, April 21, 2020, at Sanford on Broadway Medical Center in Fargo, ND. Casket Bearers will be: Kevin Brown Sr., Michael IronHawk, Elvis Demarce, Bobby Jaye Brown, Elton Demarce, Derrick Jackson and Alvin Brown Jr. Honorary Pallbearers will be: Frankie Chaske and family, Kris White and family, Justine McDonald, Florine Harrison and family, Myra Pearson, Randy Pearson, Helena Littleghost and family, Richard Demarce Jr., Allen Demarce Sr. and family, Sheila Thompson and family, his “Homies” in Fargo, Yvonne Thompson and family, Byron Littleghost, Ambrose Thompson Jr., Myron Harrison, Germaine Thompson and family, Anna Thompson and family, Selina Thompson and family, Marcella Thompson, Delphine Thompson, Darren Jackson, Native American Church family and friends, the hospital staff of Essentia Health in Fargo. If we forgot anyone it was not intentional. Robert “Juggy” Brown Jr. began his earthly journey on Feb. 19, 1977, at Mercy Hospital in Devils Lake, ND. He was the son of the late Robert Brown Sr. and Sylvia (Thompson) Hale. He attended and graduated from Four Winds High School. He went on to attend Burdick Job Corp in Minot, ND, soon after graduation. He enlisted in the Marines in 1999. He worked various jobs throughout the Lake Region. Robert loved to do things outdoors. He enjoyed taking walks, picking juneberries, sage, cutting wood, and spending time with the family. He was an all-around funny guy. There was never a serious moment with him. He was always doing or saying something goofy. Everyone enjoyed his company. He was active in the Native American Church. Cooking fry bread was one of his favorite things to do in the kitchen. Robert was always ready to give a helping hand to anyone who needed it. He was thoughtful and caring. He was an amazing son, a cool brother and loving father to two beautiful children. He cherished his family and loved them in a way only he could. He will be greatly missed by all those he shared a laugh with and he will be forever remembered by all the nicknames he accumulated throughout his lifetime. Survived by; his grandmother, Pauline Yankton; grandpa, Jack Warner; mother, Sylvia Hale; stepfather, Eugene Hale Sr.; adopted mother, Peggy Cavanaugh; aunts, Gloria Alberts and Corrine Brown; uncle, Ryan Warner; brothers, Kevin Brown Sr., Elvis Demarce, Michael IronHawk, Billy Brown Sr. and Alan Brown; sisters, Melody Brown, Michelle Hale, Jessica (Lowan) Hale and Carmen Hale; children, Jessena Brown and Bobby Jay Brown; godson, Loren Fox; many cousins, nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by; his grandparents, Veronica Thompson, Peter Demarris, Viola Brown, Patrick Brown, Zachary Thompson and Fran Warner; father, Robert Brown Sr.; aunts, Sandra Demarce and Elaine Demarce; uncles, Albert Thompson, Richard Demarce Sr. and Leonard DuMarce; brother, Alvin Brown Sr.