Joseph G. Brogan, Sr.

Joseph G. Brogan, Sr., 79, of Browntown, Virginia passed away Friday, June 8, 2018 at his home.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Wednesday, June 13, 2018 at 10 AM at St. John the Baptist Roman Catholic Church in Front Royal with the Rev. Kevin J. Beres officiating. Burial will be private.

Mr. Brogan was born December 15, 1938 in Bronx, New York to the late Edward P. and Regina Burke Brogan. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Maria P. Brogan and two brothers, James and Edward Brogan.

He founded the family business of Brogan Land Surveying in 1967. He was on the boards of many organizations including the Industrial Development Authority, Chamber of Commerce, Front Royal Country Club, Knights of Columbus and Rotary. He was an avid golfer who enjoyed countless hours on the golf course with his buddies, both young and old. He was a member of St. John the Baptist Roman Catholic Church.

Survivors include his daughter, Kathleen H. Brogan of Ashburn, Virginia; son, Joe Brogan, Jr. (Carey) of Browntown; brother, George Brogan (Geri) of Hampton Bay, New York and three grandchildren, Jessica, James and Heather Brogan all of Browntown.

The family will receive friends on Tuesday, June 12, 2018 from 6 to 8 PM at Maddox Funeral Home, Front Royal.

In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to the American Heart Association, 4217 Park Place Court Glen Allen, VA 23060-9979 or at

  2 comments for “Joseph G. Brogan, Sr.

  1. June 11, 2018 at 4:58 pm

    May your hearts always hold on to your memories and find peace in knowing he loved you all. Grammy

  2. Adele Medved
    June 11, 2018 at 6:59 pm

    Just drove down to Front Royal Country Club and took a picture that I had hoped to post with my comment – was not able to do that. So many happy memories of your wonderful family. Joe will be missed by many. Our sincere sympathy to you all.

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