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“My condolences to the Brown family. I am so glad I got to see him at the Avery park reunion. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you. ”
1 of 12 | Posted by: Noreen Geraghty - Holyoke, MA

“Lucinda and all the Browns, I am suprised and SO sorry to hear the news. It seems like just yesterday when we were building campfires down by the...Read More »
2 of 12 | Posted by: Cindy (Brown) Bradshaw - FL

“Avery Park ,The Memory's we shared.You were always someone that I looked up to ,A stand up guy with great respect for others .I wish I was more like...Read More »
3 of 12 | Posted by: James F Carlin - Chicopee, MA

“Lucinda, my thought and prayers are with you, your daughter and the rest of your family. Im very sorry for your loss. ”
4 of 12 | Posted by: Michelle Mallory - Chicopee, MA

“Lucinda and Brown Family, Please accept my sincere condolences for the passing of Danny. I'm so glad I got to see him at the reunion. ”
5 of 12 | Posted by: Leo Fountain - Westfield, MA

“Lucinda & Cayla, So sorry to hear of Danny's passing. Words, however kind, can't mend your heartache: but those who care and share your loss wish...Read More »
6 of 12 | Posted by: Debbie & Sarah Czerniak - MA

“Dan Was a true friend. He will be missed. I always look for him every year in Holyoke at the road race. My prayers go out to his family. ”
7 of 12 | Posted by: Mark Hager - Chicopee - Friend

“Danny was a true friend, a loving husband, and a proud dad. We have so many wonderful memories of GREAT times spent with him. He has touched our...Read More »
8 of 12 | Posted by: Lenny, Lorie, Tim, and Kevin Moskal

“Lucinda, Cayla and the entire Brown family. I am so sorry to hear of Danny's passing. Please know that you are all in my thoughts and prayers. ”
9 of 12 | Posted by: Debbie (Brown ) Gazda - Chicopee, MA

“Lucinda my prayers and love go out to you and cayla. Danny wwill be truly missed. You have made many special memories, leT those help you through...Read More »
10 of 12 | Posted by: Beverly Farnham - Easthampton, MA

“We were so sorry to hear about Dan's passing. Our hearts and prayers are with you. Mike and Becky ”
11 of 12 | Posted by: Mike and Becky Kelly - Tewksbury, MA

“So Many Memories of Dan, Lucinda and especially Cayla who was Best Friends with my Son Jak when we lived at Hillcrest years ago... Dan, who always...Read More »
12 of 12 | Posted by: Jill S. Kennedy Bogar - CT


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SOUTH HADLEY: Daniel J. Brown, age 51, of South Hadley, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, July 24, 2013 surrounded by his loving family and friends. He was born in Holyoke, son of Dorothy (Doyle) Brown of Holyoke and the late Thomas F. Brown, attended Sacred Heart Grammar School and was a 1981 graduate of Holyoke Catholic High School. He served in the United States Marine Corps from 1981 to 1987. Dan worked at N&B Express, Consolidated Freightways, and for the past 10 years was a Service Center Manager for FedEx Freight. He lived in South Hadley for the past 22 years, was a third degree Knight of the Holyoke Knights of Columbus Council 90 and a communicant of St. Jerome Church. Dan was an avid golfer and a huge Patriots fan. He enjoyed summer vacations in Maine and Delaware but his favorite past times were watching Cayla Irish Step dance and spending time with family and friends. Besides his mother, he is survived by his wife of 22 years, Lucinda (Duchano) Brown, a daughter Cayla E. Brown of South Hadley, two brothers, Thomas M. Brown of South Hadley, and James M. Brown of Tewksbury, five sisters, Patricia McKissick of Holyoke, widow of the late John McKissick, Marian Kirley and her husband Fran of Maryland, Dorothy St. Germain and her husband Mark of Westfield, Joan Bowen and her husband Jamie of Granby, and Christine Brown of Chicopee, Parents In-law Paul and Barbara Chambers, sister in-law Sandy Chambers, many proud nieces and nephews and countless friends. The Funeral will be held Monday morning at 10:00 from the Barry J. Farrell Funeral Home, 2049 Northampton Street, followed by a Mass at 11:00 a.m. in St. Patrick's Chapel of St. Jerome Church. Burial will follow at St. Jerome Cemetery, all in Holyoke. Calling hours will be held Sunday from 4 – 7 p.m. Memorial contributions may be made to Oncology Department at Holyoke Medical Center.