The former mayor of Warsaw has passed away. Ken brown who had served the city in many functions since the 1960’s passed away at Boone hospital in Columbia at the age of 75. Brown was first a industrial arts teacher at Warsaw high school where he taught for 8 years before opening his own real estate company village realty. Later he served as a city alderman for nearly 20 years before becoming the mayor for two terms. Current mayor Eddie Simons says quote “I know he loved his job, he was very knowledgeable and he would like express his sincere condolences to Martha his wife and the rest of the brown family.