Christopher J. Brown




          East Haven- Christopher J. Brown, 46, of East Haven, formerly of Waterbury died unexpectedly on Saturday, October 27, 2018 at MidState Medical Center in Meriden.

          Chris was born in Waterbury, March 9, 1972 son of John “Jack” and Carolyn (Korotie) Brown. He graduated from Carrington Grammar School, North End Middle School, Holy Cross High School and the University of Rhode Island with a degree in Urban Horticulture and Turf Grass Management. He was self employed and was working as a contractor.

          Chris enjoyed being outdoors, cooking for family and friends, snowplowing, craft beers and the Red Sox. He could fix anything, he was jack of all trades and a member of the Washington Hill Athletic Club. He loved his two dogs, Wicked Willow and Acer Jack.

          Besides his parents of Waterbury, Chris is survived by the love of his life, Denise LaCroix of East Haven and her father, Robert and many friends and family from the East Haven area. His brother, Tim Brown and his wife Michelle of Woodbury and their daughters, Eva, Gillian and Ella and his sister, Andrea Brown of Waterbury. He also leaves many aunts, uncles and cousins.

          A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 a.m. on Friday, November 2, 2018 at the Basilica of the Immaculate Conception, 74 West Main Street, Waterbury. Everyone is asked to meet directly at the church. Burial will follow in Mount Olivet Cemetery in Watertown. Friends may call at the Murphy Funeral Home, 115 Willow Street, Waterbury on Thursday, November 1, 2018 from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m.

          In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to: Legion of Christ College, 475 Oak Ave., Cheshire, CT 06410.

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