Ryan Patrick Brown
Ryan Patrick Brown, 27, of Charleston, died unexpectedly on Friday, April 25, 2014. He was born May 15, 1986, to Bobby and Cecilia Pauley Brown in Charleston.
Ryan graduated from Capital High School, attended WVU and will be greatly missed greatly by his family and friends. We will always remember Ryan for his uplifting humor and his kind heart. He was always ready to help a friend. Ryan was adventurous, bright, caring and had a wonderful smile that would light up a room. If you needed a laugh, Ryan was there with a joke.
He was preceded in death by grandparents, Carlos and Dot Brown and Dwight and Nettie Pauley; aunt, Dona Pauley Bowles; uncles, Marcus Schimek, Richard Bowles and Carlos Brown; and cousin, Scott Schimek.
In addition to his parents, he is also survived by his brother, Aaron Brown and his wife, Giorgia De Paoli; nephew, Lucas De Paoli-Brown; aunts, Joyce Brown, Kathy Brown Jordan, Faye Pauley Schimek and Denise Brown; cousins, Rick Bowles, Michael Shimek, Jeremy and Jason Brown, Cassie Thompson and Matthew Jordan; and numerous other cousins.
A celebration of life will 7:30 p.m. Thursday at Westminister Presbyterian Church, 5502 Noyes Ave., Charleston, WV 25304, with the Rev. Bill Harriston officiating. The family will recieve friends from 5:30 p.m. until service time at the church, where refreshments will be served. Good Shepherd Mortuary is in charge of arrangements.
The family asks that donations be made to Manna Meal, 1105 Quarrier St., Charleston, WV 25301.