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Thomas W Brown ESQ

December 27, 1946 ~ April 2, 2019 (age 72)

Thomas W. Brown, 72, of Carnegie, PA passed away peacefully on April 2, 2019. Thomas was a graduate and active alumnus of Grove City College, Class of 1968 and proud member of Kappa Alpha Phi. Thomas earned his law degree from Duquesne University and served as a Colonel for the United States Army Reserve (Judge Advocate for the 99th Regional Support Command). In addition to practicing criminal defense law in Pittsburgh for 45 years, he also volunteered pro bono legal work for the elderly in Carnegie.  Thomas served 10 years as school director for the Carlynton School District and was a member of the Allegheny County Healthcare Consortium. Thomas enjoyed golfing with his daughter, following Pittsburgh and Grove City College sports, and the sports endeavors of the Patterson boys.  Thomas is survived by his wife of 39 years, Marie E. (Hrscavich) Brown, his beloved daughter Mary Katherine (Brown) Patterson, son-in-law Michael Patterson, his granddaughters Clara Grace and Katherine Juliet as well as his brother David (Laurie Max). Preceded in death by sister Kaye Grant. Friends received at the Bagnato Funeral Home, Jefferson St. Carnegie Thursday 2-4 6-8 Pm Blessing service Friday at noon. In lieu of flowers the family suggests contributions to the American Cancer Society 32 Belmar Dr., PGH, PA 15223 or

Donations may be made to:

American Cancer Society
32 Belmar Dr, Pittsburgh PA 15223
Tel: 1-800-227-2345

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