Survivors in addition to his wife include three sons, Charles D. Brown of Milford, Douglas C. Brown of New Milford, and Christopher J. Brown of Port Chester, NY; two daughters, Melanie McDonough of Bow, NH and Sandra L. Brown of New Milford; two stepsons, William Crawford and Michael Crawford both of Greenwich; two stepdaughters, Theresa Rice of New Milford, Sheila Hoffkins of Danbury; seventeen grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Mr. Brown was predeceased by one stepdaughter and one sister.
Friends may attend a funeral service Monday 11 a.m. in the Fred D. Knapp & Son Funeral Home, 267 Greenwich Ave., Greenwich. Interment with full military honors will follow in St. Mary's Cemetery. The family will receive friends in the funeral home Sunday from 4 to 8 p.m. Memorial contributions may be made to Northville Vol. Fire Dept., 355 Litchfield Road, New Milford, CT 06776.