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George L. Brown Jr.

August 23, 1937 ~ January 8, 2022 (age 84)


George L. Brown Jr. age 84, of Trafford passed away on Saturday, January 8, 2022 in the Hempfield Manor, Hempfield Twp.  George was born on August 23, 1937 the son of the late George L. and Margaret (Vonberg) Brown.  George started his restaurant career working for Isaly’s and then he worked for Kings Family Restaurants and retired as a District Manager.  Immediately following retirement George came to work for the John M. Dobrinick Funeral Home Inc. as a funeral associate being an integral part of the funeral home staff for over 20 years.  George served his community in different ways.  He was a retired member of the Trafford Fire Co. No. 1 serving as Chief and other offices and was an EMT with the Trafford Emergency Medical Service (TEMS) for numerous years.  George was a loving husband, father and grandfather and he loved going to the Steelers Games and working in his garden. In addition to his parents George was preceded in death by his brother Don Brown.  George is survived by his wife of 57 years Mary (Yearce) Brown; his two sons George A. Brown (Erin) and Jeffery Brown (Jennifer); his grandchildren Michael, Megan, Alyssa, Addison and Lucas Brown; his sisters Jeanne Jones and Mickee Fry (Bud) and numerous nieces and nephews.   Family and friends will be received on Thursday from 3-7 PM in the John M. Dobrinick Funeral Home Inc., 702 7th Street (State Rt. 130) Trafford 412-372-3111.  Funeral services and burial will be private in the Good Shepherd Cemetery, Monroeville.  In lieu of flowers memorial donations can be made to the Humane Society of Westmoreland County, 139 Humane Society Rd, Greensburg, PA 15601.  The Trafford Fire Co. No. 1 will hold services on Thursday at 7PM at the conclusion of visitation.

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January 13, 2022

3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
John M. Dobrinick Funeral Home, Inc.
702 7th Street
Trafford, PA 15085

Private Interment

Good Shepherd Cemetery
733 Patton St
Monroeville, PA 15146

Private Services


Humane Society of Westmoreland County
139 Humane Society Road, Greensburg PA 15601

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