| Scott Brown's father, Claude Bruce Brown, passed away today after a battle with Parkinson's diesase. Robert Rizzuto of the Springfield Republiican, has the story.
Republican U.S. Sen. Scott Brown's father, Claude Bruce Brown of Newburyport, died Thursday afternoon following a long battle with Parkinson's disease, according to the senator's office in Washington.
"Growing up, my relationship with my Dad was a complicated one. As we have both matured, our relationship, respect and love for each other also matured," Brown said in a statement. "He was a good man with a big heart. Gail, Ayla and Arianna and I are thankful for his wife Peggy, her family and their unwavering love for him during his final days. I will miss his guidance and sense of humor."
Please keep Scott, Ayla, Arianna, and Gail in your thoughts at this time.