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“Lucinda and Family It's hard to believe a year has gone by since Danny's departure from this Earth. Thinking of you and praying for continued...Read More »
1 of 46 | Posted by: Debbie Czerniak - Charleston, SC

“Lucinda, I just returned to work and was told Dan had passed. I am so very sorry for your loss. May you remember all your good times and know he is...Read More »
2 of 46 | Posted by: Sue M - Granby, MA

“I am so sorry for the family. I loved Dan Brown. Worked with him at both CF and N&B. Again, my prayers for his entire family. ”
3 of 46 | Posted by: Dan Ridgway - Ware, MA

“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. ”
4 of 46 | Posted by: Noreen Geraghty - Holyoke, MA

“Lucinda, Please accept my deepest sympathy for your loss. ”
5 of 46 | Posted by: Jerod Giuggio - Chicopee, 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 »
6 of 46 | Posted by: Cindy (Brown) Bradshaw - Florida, FL

“Cayla, Luc & I are very sorry for your loss. May your father watch over you always. Please give your family our deepest condolences! Please do not...Read More »
7 of 46 | Posted by: Tara Patruno - South Hadley, MA

“So very sorry to hear of Dan's passing. May your happy memories help you thru this time.David and Mona ”
8 of 46 | Posted by: A friend

“Lucinda.. I just heard today about Dan.. I am sincerely sorry for your loss. ”
9 of 46 | Posted by: Karen K - MA

“Deepest sympathy for your loss.Troy Kilburn (Fed Ex Freight - Rockingham, Vt) ”
10 of 46 | Posted by: A friend

“I worked with Dan at Fed Ex for several years in South Windsor and Chicopee.I always liked DanSorry to see him pass so young.I am grateful to have...Read More »
11 of 46 | Posted by: A friend

“Lucinda,My prayers are with you at this most difficult time. ”
12 of 46 | Posted by: Lynn Petrilli - Vestal, NY

“Lucinda, Cayla, and the entire Brown family. My deepest sympathy and prayers to you all at this very difficult time. ”
13 of 46 | Posted by: Lynn Houle - Chicopee, MA

“Our prayers and thoughts go out to the Brown family. May God give you the strength and guide you through this difficult time. With love St. James...Read More »
14 of 46 | Posted by: A friend

“May your hearts soon be filled with wonderful memories of joyful times together as you celebrate a life well lived. ”
15 of 46 | Posted by: Shirlee Powers - Holyoke, MA

“My thoughts and prayers are with you in your time of grief. May your memories bring you comfort. ”
16 of 46 | Posted by: Mary Shewchuk - Holyoke, MA

“Lucinda my very deepest sympathies on the passing of your husband, friend,and companion. He is now a special angel watching over you and Cayla. ”
17 of 46 | Posted by: Kathleen Zebrowski - Holyoke, MA

“Crissy and family,I am so sorry for the loss of your brother. My prayers are with you all.Josie Tomala ”
18 of 46 | Posted by: A friend

“Hi Joanie, Dorothy & Family,So sorry to learn of the loss of your brother, Daniel. My thoughts and prayers are with you during this most difficult...Read More »
19 of 46 | Posted by: Gary Enright - Holyoke, MA

“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 »
20 of 46 | 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. ”
21 of 46 | Posted by: Michelle Mallory - Chicopee, MA

“Dear Brown Family,You are all in my thoughts and prayers at this sad time.Love,Kathleen ”
22 of 46 | Posted by: Kathleen Hurley - Hinseburg, VT

“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. ”
23 of 46 | Posted by: Leo Fountain - Westfield, MA

“My sympathy to the entire Brown familey. I am so sorry for ur loss. ”
24 of 46 | Posted by: Mike Gregoire - Holyoke, 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 »
25 of 46 | Posted by: Debbie & Sarah Czerniak - MA

“My deepest sympathy to the entire Brown familey. I am so sorry for your loss. ”
26 of 46 | Posted by: Michael Gregoire - Holyoke, MA

“DanWas 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. ”
27 of 46 | 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 »
28 of 46 | 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. ”
29 of 46 | Posted by: Debbie (Brown ) Gazda - Chicopee, MA

“To Lucinda and CaylaMy heart is broken. Dan was a wonderful man who Im sure everyone at Fedex SPM can safely say was the best. He was patient,...Read More »
30 of 46 | Posted by: Leslie Lamoreaux - Gilbertville, 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 »
31 of 46 | Posted by: Beverly Farnham - Easthampton, MA

“Lucinda, Cayla, Family and Friends. You have my deepest sympathy in the loss of such a wonderful man. Danny will be missed dearly and his love,...Read More »
32 of 46 | Posted by: Ryna Russell

“Danny was one of the sweetest people I have known. How sincerely greatful to know that his legacy of kindness and genuine goodness will live on in...Read More »
33 of 46 | Posted by: pat targonski

“Danny was the sweetest man I ever knew. He was so in love with Cindy and Cayla. He loved his sisters and brothers too with all of his heart. Danny...Read More »
34 of 46 | Posted by: A friend

“My heart breaks for all of you. I am so glad I got to see him at the Avery park reunion. My prayers are with all of you. ”
35 of 46 | Posted by: A friend

“Lucinda sorry for your loss. Dan was a good man and a great boss. He will be missed by a lot of people. God bless u and the kids. ”
36 of 46 | Posted by: Kevin Jacques - Mt. Pleasant, SC

“I would like to offer my sincere sympathy on the loss of Dan. I was fortunate to work with Dan at FedEx and he was known as a favorite among the SPM...Read More »
37 of 46 | Posted by: Debbie Saunders - Feeding Hills, MA

“To Lucinda and the Brown family, I worked with Dan at CF and Fedex. I don't think I'll ever find someone who I will enjoy working for like I did Dan....Read More »
38 of 46 | Posted by: Gregg Talbot - Springfield,, MA

“Dear Lucinda and Cayla, My deepest sympathy to all of Danny's family and friends. My prayers are with all of you at this difficult time. ”
39 of 46 | Posted by: Sue Poulin - Chicopee, MA

“My deepest condolences to the Brown family. Dan was a wonderful man, leader and mentor and will be greatly missed. We will never forget the great...Read More »
40 of 46 | Posted by: Casie Patry - Enfield, CT

“Lucinda I send my deepest Sympathy to you and your family. ”
41 of 46 | Posted by: cindy Lusignan

“My deepest sympathy to Chrisy and the Brown Family. Danny was a brave young man that was taken way to soon. Seeing him at the picnic with old...Read More »
42 of 46 | Posted by: Kathy Dubchak - South Hadley, MA

“To all of the Brown family, My hearts breaks for your loss of Danny. He was one of a kind, loved by so many, and will be missed. Love Barb ”
43 of 46 | Posted by: Barbara Hurley - Florence, MA

“We were so sorry to hear about Dan's passing. Our hearts and prayers are with you. Mike and Becky ”
44 of 46 | Posted by: Mike and Becky Kelly - Tewksbury, MA

“To all members of the Brown Family, my heart is broken for the loss of Danny.He was a special person, loved by so many, and he will be missed....Read More »
45 of 46 | Posted by: Barb Hurley - Florence, 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 »
46 of 46 | Posted by: Jill S. Kennedy Bogar - CT


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.