Kelby T. Brown, 44, of Johnston passed away on December 16, 2016 at the Methodist Medical Center in Des Moines. Kelby was raised in Chicago, Illinois and moved to Iowa in 2003. He was united in marriage to Luana Nelson on April 17, 2003. He greatly enjoyed his Chicago Bears, weight lifting, physical fitness and family activities.
Kelby is survived by his wife Luana Nelson-Brown, his children Adrian (26), Naima (15), Kelby Jr. (10), his mother Barbara Woods and his brother Steven Brown. He was preceded in death by his father Robert Earl Brown.
His memorial Service will be held on Friday, January 6, 2017, 11 am, at the Lutheran Church of Hope, 925 Jordan Creek Pkwy, West Des Moines, IA 50266.