Former Linwood City Councilman John Brick, 80, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 10 at his home in Linwood surrounded by his family.  A U.S. Navy veteran who proudly flew the American flag in his front yard every day, Brick served on Linwood City Council from 1993-2004.

He was active with the Northfield-Linwood Kiwanis Club and Epiphany Lutheran Church.

He is survived by his wife Clare and children, John Gary Brick, Kathy Sharpless, Jeffrey Brode (Tammy) and Nancy Cannizzaro; grandchildren, Jeffrey Brode, Jr. (Samantha), Dr. Wm. Michael Brode, Bethany Sharpless, Katie Brode, Rachel Brick, John Cannizzaro, Abigail Sharpless, Amanda Cannizzaro, Trista Watts (Eric) and Kayla Daley (Jon); great grandchildren, Rosaliee Brode, Marleigh McShane, Evan Daley and Theodore Brode; and brother Bruce Brick (Jo Ann).

A gathering of family and friends is from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 14 at Epiphany Lutheran Church, 306 S. Franklin Blvd. in Pleasantville with service to follow and burial at Atlantic County Veterans Cemetery in Estell Manor.