BROWN, John F.-A lifelong resident of Everett, passed away suddenly on November 24, 2012, at 68 years. Beloved son of the late Thelma E. (Evans) Brown Callahan and her late husband Robert W. Callahan, and the late Ralph F. Brown. Loving father of Michael F. Brown of No. Andover, Lisa Marie Russo and her husband Chuck of Salem, NH, Kerriann Brown, and John F. Brown, Jr. both of Greece. Loving brother of Ralph F. Brown and his wife Patricia of Wakefield, Carol Thidemann and her husband Eric of Peabody, Robert Callahan and his wife Patricia of Tewksbury, and Maureen Clark and her husband Robert of Bradford. Cherished grandfather of Joshua, Emma, Joseph, and James. Dear friend of Dorothy Kaczorowski. Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend visiting hours at the JF Ward Funeral Home, 772 Broadway, Everett, on Wednesday, Nov 28th, from 4-8PM with a prayer service in the funeral home at 7:30PM. John was a US Marine Corps veteran.