Dr. Brian E. Gordon
1933 — 2023
Doctor Brian Eugene Gordon died peacefully in his home on October 12, 2023. He was 90 years old and had just celebrated that nine decade milestone with family and friends this past summer. He was born on July 31,1933 in Palmyra, Illinois. Dr. Gordon was one of six children and grew up on a farm in Illinois during the Great Depression. At nine months old, he developed strep pneumonia and was not expected to survive. The illness left him with a chronic lung disease that caused repeated pneumonias and numerous trips to his family doctor for miracle penicillin shots. Through these early experiences as a young patient, God placed in his heart a desire to be a doctor and bring healing to others. ...