Antonio Brown

Antonio LaVette Brown was born August 31, 1972 to the late Katie M. Brown and Robert Lee Brown and departed suddenly on August 13, 2019 at Doctors West Hospital.

Tony grew up in the Short North in Columbus, Ohio where he met some of the most special people in his life. He attended Columbus Public Schools, and graduated from Linden McKinley. He loved sports, he was a fan of The Ohio State Buckeyes and Dallas Cowboys.

In his free time he enjoyed playing pool but his best sport was playing poker where he played at a professional level. Beside these things, the number 1 love for Tony6 was his family and his 2 sons. He had a smile that would light up a whole room. He was a kind spirited person that knew no stranger. To know Tony was to love Tony.

In 1994, he welcomed his first son Trey A. Brown into the world, followed by his baby boy Chase R. Brown in 1996. August 15, 1997 he married the love of his life which is the mother of his children Ann Brown. Until his last breath they were best friends and the love of each other’s life.

He is preceded in death by mother Katie M. Brown, father Robert Lee Brown, brothers Bernard, Robert, and Angelo Brown, and nephew Robert Demons.

He leaves to cherish his memories; lovely wife Ann Brown, sisters Orga (James) Johnson, Veronica Brown, Katrina Brown, Larzell, Sherman, Katherine (Junior) Breaston, brothers Tyrone (Toshia) Brown, and Lewis Brown, and sons Trey (Megan) Brown, and Chase R. Brown.

Visitation 11:00am and Funeral 12:00pm Friday, August 23, 2019 at MARLAN J. GARY FUNERAL HOME, THE CHAPEL OF PEACE NORTH, 2500 Cleveland Ave.

Interment at Eastlawn Cemetery.

Condolence Messages

  1. My heart goes out to the Brown family… Me and Tony go back a long ways, and you have been one of my oldest friends. We have some good… no great times together. I will miss you dearly.

    Al Couch

  2. To Ann & The boy”s and the entire Brown family.
    My thoughts are with you during this hard time.
    I will always remember Tony. He was the life of the party, with his big smile and infectious laughter.
    He will be missed. Rest In Peace my friend.

    • For Tony’s family and loved ones..I send prayers for comfort and understanding. He was such as cool dude with a winning smile to match. Give thanks to the most high for allowing him to cross our path

  3. I love you Tony Brown I will never forget you. you have my heart and soul with you you have touched so many lives out here you were loved by so many you’ll be missed by so many.

  4. To the Brown Family I am truly sorry for your loss. Tony was such a kind soul and was so welcoming to everyone. I will miss him so much and my heart is with you all during this very difficult time. He’s with God now but will be forever in our hearts.

  5. I am so sorry for your loss. My condolences to the family and his many friends. Gone to soon.

  6. Jada Ellison & Familt

    To The Brown Family I Send My Condolences, Prayers & Love To You All…

  7. Jada Ellison & Family

    To The Brown Family I Send My Condolences, Prayers & Love To You All…

  8. My Condolences to Tonys entire Family.. His neighbor on Racine..

  9. My prayers and condolences to the Brown family. May God give you the strength during this time. May God Bless your hearts.

  10. You will forever be missed & loved.

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