Joseph T. Brown, Sr., Andover, Ohio

Baumgardner Funeral & Cremation Service

November 20, 2021

Joseph T. Brown, Sr., Andover, Ohio - obit
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ANDOVER, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – Joseph T. Brown, Sr., age 50, of Andover, Ohio, lost his battle with COVID on Saturday, November 20, 2021, at 2:45 p.m. at UPMC Jameson Hospital in New Castle, Pennsylvania. 

He was born November 5, 1971, in Cleveland, Ohio, a son of Paul C. Brown and Beatrice L. (Greer). 

Formerly of Cleveland, Joseph has lived in Andover for the past 26 years. 

He enjoyed spending time with his family and working outdoors. He loved fishing with his children and playing video games with his sons and friend. He was a woodworker who enjoyed teaching people and fixing anything mechanical.  

Joseph leaves behind his wife of 26 years, Pamela (Yanetta) Brown; his five children, Joseph Brown, Jr., Leeanna Brown, Jacob Brown, Samuel Byrge and Thomas Byrge, all of Andover; his  mother, Beatrice Baxley (Mommy) of Virden, Illinois; sister, Tracy (Keith) Damm of Virden, Illinois; adopted brother, David Baxley of Virden, Illinois; his five grandchildren, Autumn, Bree-Etta, Samuel, Jr., Thomas III and Yanetta; his best friend, Christopher “Moondog” Potvin; along with many aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews. 

He is preceded in death by his loving father, Paul C. “Pork Chop” Brown and stepfather, Virgil “Jack” Baxley.

Joseph’s wishes were to be cremated and private services held. 

Baumgardner Funeral & Cremation Service, Andover, Ohio handled arrangements. Those wishing to share a fond memory or condolence may visit

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A television tribute will air Tuesday, November 23 at the following approximate times: 6:43 a.m. on WYTV, 9:32 a.m. on WKBN, 10:58 a.m. on FOX and 8:12 p.m. on MyYTV.

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