|Birth: ||Nov. 23, 1983, Germany|
|Death: ||Mar. 15, 2011|
Officer Stephanie Brown was killed in an early morning crash while en route to a call.
As she responded to the call a man driving the wrong way on I-35 struck her patrol car head-on. She was transported to University Hospital where she succumbed to her injuries. The driver of the other vehicle died at the scene.
Officer Brown had served with the San Antonio Police Department for three years. She is survived by her 7-month-old daughter and her father, also a San Antonio police officer.
Officer Stephanie Ann Brown, age 27, of San Antonio passed away on Tuesday, March 15, 2011.
She was born in Bitburg, Germany, the oldest of three children. Stephanie graduated from Southwest High School, Class of 2002. She was a member of the National Honor Society and a scholar athlete, participating with the Track, Cross Country and Soccer teams, having lettered in all three sports.
Stephanie graduated from The University of Texas at Austin on May 8, 2007 with a degree in Kinesiology. She attended the San Antonio Police Academy beginning in May of 2008, graduating on December 18, 2008, with her 2008-B class. She was a member of the San Antonio Hispanic Police Officers Organization and the San Antonio Police Officers Association.
She was preceded in death by her great-grandmother, Virginia Brown and her grandfather, Eldridge Goodin. Also, her great-grandmother, Thelma Goodin, joined her in Heaven later that same evening. Stephanie is survived by her parents, Stanley and Shawn Brown; companion, Roger De La Rosa and their daughter, Audrey; brothers, Eric Brown and Evan Brown; grandparents, Margaret and Roy Brown and Rita DeCosta; aunts and uncles, Scheryl and Randy Mitte, Stephen and Dawn Brown, Michael and Rosa Brown, Georgia Rudolph, Floyd and Cynthia Brown, Allan and Antoinette Brown, Pat DeCosta, Natalie Goodin, Faith Goodin, Margo Goodin and Nigel Goodin.
The family wishes to thank the University Hospital Doctors and Staff and all of Stephanie's brothers and sisters in Blue.
Stephanie will lie in state beginning at 12:00 Noon on Saturday, March 19, 2011 at Porter Loring Mortuary, 1101 McCullough.
The family will receive friends Sunday, March 20, 2011 from 6:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. at Porter Loring Mortuary.
Resurrection Cemetery at Cordi-Marian
Created by: James Myers
Record added: Mar 15, 2011
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