Brian J. Emerson, 51, of Sugar Grove, PA., died Saturday
morning, December 17, 2016 at Warren General Hospital after an
illness of the past 4 months. He was born in Bradford, PA., to
Jerry Emerson of Hernando Beach, FL and the late Dawn Elaine
Hopkins Emerson. Brian was a resident of Warren area since
1984 and was formerly of Butler, PA., and Jamestown, N.Y.
He had been a self-employed landscaper and was an avid Harley
Davidson motorcyclist and car enthusiast. Brian enjoyed fishing,
throwing horseshoes, hiking and campfires. He is remembered
for his great sense of whit and humor, was always friendly and
outgoing and ready to help anyone he could.
In addition to his father, he is survived by his stepmother, Jan
Chaffee Emerson, his son, Jesse J. Emerson of White Oak, PA.,
Fiancé – Pam Cox of Sugar Grove, PA., 1 Sister – Karen N. Klos
and husband, Keith W. of Tidioute, PA., 1 Brother – David L.
Emerson of Custer City, PA., 2 Stepsisters – Marlene Calabro and
husband, Mike of Olean, N.Y., Tamara Polino and husband, Greg
of Buford, GA, 5 nieces and 3 nephews.
Friends may call at the Donald E. Lewis Funeral Home, Inc., 304
East Street, Warren, PA. on Friday, December 23, 2016 at 12:00
Noon until 1:00 P.M. when a memorial service will be conducted
by Rev. Marcus Briggs, Chaplain of the Warren General Hospital,
officiating. Those wishing to place memorials may do so through
Warren General Hospital Cancer Care Center, 2 Crescent Park,
Warren, PA., 16365. E-mail condolences may be sent by visiting