Tracy Shawn Brown, 54 of Altoona died unexpectedly Sunday afternoon September 8, 2019 at UPMC Altoona.
He was born May 6, 1965 in Altoona a son of the late James Russell, Jr. and Marlene Joyce (Morrison) Brown.
Surviving are a sister, P. Lynn Brown (David B. Miller) of Sinking Valley; a sister Darla Kim Himes (Timothy) of Hollidaysburg; a brother J. Russell “Rusty” Brown, III (Kim Horton) of Altoona; a brother Raymond Douglas Brown (Amanda) of Altoona; a nephew Ryan Burns; a niece Jessica Shelton; a nephew Nick Horton; a nephew Kyle Brown; a niece Amber Himes and a niece Courtney Himes.
He was preceded in death by his partner, Mark Russell Brown, Jr.
He was a 1983 graduate of Altoona Area High School.
Shawn was employed as a merchandise specialist for Sam’s Club.
He enjoyed the Pittsburgh Steelers and writing poetry.
Friends will be received from 5-7 p.m. Tuesday September 17, 2019 at Myers-Somers Funeral Home, Inc., 501 Sixth Avenue, Altoona, PA.
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