Joseph Brown

Joseph Roy Brown

Wednesday October 13, 1937 - Saturday August 8, 2020
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Brown, Joseph Roy-
Surrounded by his loving family at the Sault Area Hospital on Saturday August 8, 2020 at the age of 82.

Loving and devoted husband of Maureen (nee O’Neill) for 62 years. Cherished and very loved father of Laurie Irwin (Scott), Steve (Janet), Michael (Marylou), Bob (Lucie) and Colleen.

Much loved grandpa of Bryan Brown (Dawn), Shana Brown (Scott Swain), Carly Irwin, Jeff Irwin (Melissa Mancuso), Nickolas Brown (Masha Maskel), Zachary Brown (Stuart Gray/Guy Gaudet), Logan and Megan Brown. Great grandfather of Taylor James Swain, Jax Calvin Anthony Irwin, and Jack Michael Roy Brown, who came into this world one short day before his passing.

Son of the late Wilfred and Dorothy Brown and brother of the late Tom (late Doreen), late Jimmy (late Diane), late Jerry and late Danny. Son in law of the late Hugh and Phyllis O’Neill. Brother in law of Jim O’Neill (Nancy) (late Gaye). Loving uncle to many nieces and nephews.

Roy was a proud employee of Bell Canada for 30 years. He loved the outdoors; fishing and hunting and spent many years playing golf at the Sault Golf Club. A private family service will be held. Special thank you to the Sault Area Hospital – 3B and the staff at the F.J. Davey Home – Apple Orchard.

Memorial donations to the Sault Area Hospital Foundation (payable by cheque or online) or the F.J. Davey Home would be appreciated by the family.

Arrangements entrusted to O’Sullivan Funeral Home and Cremation Centre, 215 St. James St, 705-759-8456.
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Laurel Young

Posted at 12:18am
Dear Lauri and Scott
Very sorry to hear about your sad loss of your dad.
Laurel Young
(pickle ball friend from Seniors Centre)

Brian Morris

Posted at 02:09pm
Maureen, Laurie, Steve, Michael and Colleen

So sorry to hear about the passing of Roy. I have a lot of fond memories of him not only as a "young fella" but also as a mentor when we worked together in Engineering on Elgin Street.

Our sincere condolences and hope that your fond memories will provide you comfort in this difficult time.

Brian & Cheryl Morris

Sault Area Hospital Foundation

Posted at 03:43pm
Dear Brown Family,

We are saddened to hear of the loss of Joseph Roy and send our sincere sympathies to your family. May the memories you shared offer comfort in the days ahead.

Thank you for choosing to honour Roy’s memory by asking friends and family to make gifts to Sault Area Hospital Foundation.

With our deepest condolences,

Sault Area Hospital Foundation Staff – Teresa, Melissa, Christie, Logan, Katelin, Tasha and Megan

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