Jeffrey Brennan, age 42

Lost to gun violence on July 16, 2017 in Brunswick, Ohio.

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  • Nickname:
    3 Jeff
    1 Jethro
    1 Jude
    2 Popeye
    3 Jeffrey U Turn Brennan
    1 foggy
  • Number of children:
    2 1 girl
  • Personality:
    4 Good friend to everyone
    4 Fantastic Father ❤
    1 Loved Nature
    4 Compassionate man
    2 Philosopher
    3 Music Lover
    2 Peaceful
    3 Deep Thinker
    3 Playful Kind Soul
    3 Talented Artist
    2 Sensitive
    4 Thoughful
    1 Amazing singing Voice
    6 goofy and fun loving great man
    1 Loved The Water, the ocean and to just drive
    1 Spiderman shoes
    1 Animal Lover
    1 Old Soul
    3 Patient And Understanding
    3 amazing guy in every way!
    3 Jeff was so good with kids.
    1 Imagonitive and Creative
    2 Creative and Imaginitive
    4 Pure Heart
    2 A Child At Heart
    1 My best friend
    1 My Soulmate
    2 Sensitive and caring
    4 Loved his Daughter with all his heart! He was so proud of her!
    4 Despite his issues, he worshipped the ground his girl walked on
  • Occupation:
    2 Customer Service
    1 Graphic Design
  • Workplace:
  • Schools attended:
    2 Olmsted Falls High School
    1 Kent State
  • Comments:
    2 Tomorrow
    2 I Love You My Son 💘 Always!
    3 I miss you so much! you did not deserve this. I am so sorry this happened.
    3 I miss u more every day son! plz be at peace
    3 Kalei misses you real bad!
    2 Sorry for your loss, ma'am.
    3 Your daughter is so beautiful.
    2 Even her Mom misses you!
    1 Three weeks today our lives were torn up.
    2 RIP Son! We All Love You! 💘 💘 💘
    4 No day shall erase your memory from time
    3 every passing Moment is a chance to turn it all around..
    2 In My Life... I loved you more. Never Forgotten
    3 Time can never wash it away, you'll always remain with all of us. Never Forgotten.
    4 You were such a kind man
    1 🌟And when you're feeling empty ,Keep me in your memory. Leave out all the rest ❤
    1 Hey Jude you would have loved those words above nothing can take that away nothing
    3 I Miss You So Much
    2 not a day has gone by that I do not miss you. into the mystic may you go 🎶💜
    2 ---> ♡True Story ♡<----
    1 "do you like my hat" ~ always~
    2 My Son! I Miss You So Much!
    2 You're the Only Light I've Ever Known. We miss you.
    3 love u brother RIP
    2 I can't sleep. oh my gosh I miss you son!
    2 I hurt so bad. I want you back. Love you Son!
    1 🎶My Baby Blue🎶~ I Miss You. Always have
    1 ♡I guess it rains down in Africa♡
    2 Son, I am missing you so much! I don't know if I can go on without yoy
    4 As a gifted artist Jeff appreciated and encouraged the beauty of other artists.
    3 I miss sharing music with my cousin.
    1 ☆Since Stars☆Always Since Stars.☆
    2 Every Song I've Saved and Played for you. we miss you but you'll always remain.
    7 Kalei
    2 your clothes smell like you
    1 One Month Today You Were Taken From Us
    2 I have NEVER felt so much pain.
    1 I was standing you were there, they could never tear us apart- nothing ever will
    2 I always thought that I'd see you again.. (I truly did) a piece of me is gone forever
    3 We Miss You Beyond Words. Every Passing Moment. Every Day
    2 Son, I just stopped to tell you I Love You
    2 met with your mom and brother today , will try my best
    2 I saw you in the clouds!
    1 You Were Right... It Truly Is Trancending. ❤❤
    2 Day After Day~♡You're Never Forgotten We Love You and Miss You.
    1 oh boy do I miss you! I Love You Son
    2 I want You Back
    3 Your Beautiful Daughter Looked so Pretty For Her 1st Day of 8th grade.
    1 oh Jeff. this pain of missing u is unbearable. I love you son so much.
    2 I'm broken
    3 Look at all the lives you've touched. Your spirit lives on through all of us.
    2 Thank You for the Butterfly today We Miss You Beyond Words
    1 ""I'll See you in another life when we meet again, as Cats. .."" ❤
    1 ♡Cellar Door♡ TwinFlame♡ Cellar Door ♡
    2 I light a candle every day for you
    1 you are missed by sooo many.
    1 Missing You So Much!
    2 I 💘 You Son.
    1 unreal your gone. My heart is crushed. I love you Son. Always will.
    2 another lit candle! Amazing how many miss you!
    2 I've been finding pennies! I know they are from you! I know you are near!
    2 I didn't know you, but a friend's post touched me to light a candle.
    1 Be at Peace my son! we all 💘
    1 morning Son! Another day of disbelief your gone! In My Heart Forever
    1 Jeff, I need ur help with Kalei. I want her to spend some time with me. she always has an excuse.
    2 That must be you leaving paint brushes around!
    1 We were planning our future. Now I don't have one.
    1 I miss you. Its hard to enjoy life without you. EVERYTHING Reminds me of us.
    1 3 months ago Today my world Crashed down around me.
    1 Our lives will never be the same. I will never be the same😭
    1 I miss you my sweet Prince.
    1 Thinking about you. Love you today and always.💓💋
    2 Morning son. today is ur brothers 46th bday. 🏈
    1 About an hour ago I saw a shooting star. I could feel it was you.
    2 Morning Son. I know you are at peace. That's the only thing getting me thru this.
    1 Grief Share Tonight!
    1 I saw a rainbow yesterday. Did you hear me say hello? Missing you.
    1 I miss you so much..I am so angry at the world today. Trying to hold back the tears.
    1 Jeff, It's Mom. Can't post every day. Don't know how man my posts r allowed
    1 Missing you...You are in my thoughts everyday. I wish we could talk.
    2 rip jeffery u turn brennan
    1 I drove past the street you lived on when we met. All the memories came flooding back to me.
    1 I feel the pain is never going to go away. Brittany and I miss you sooo much!!!!😭
    1 "What Heaven brought you and me cannot be forgotten" ♡I Truly Hope You've found peace. ♡
    1 You must really be trying to get my attention. I saw another shooting star!❤
    1 Brittany was crying for you at Sunday school. Topic was what you are "Grateful For" it hit her hard.
    1 Really missed u
    1 I think about you all the time.💔. I miss you so badly. Will the pain ever go away😢
    1 Grief Share Tonight. I still feel the pain. I hurt all over again
    2 Wish u we're here. Dec., 20th u would of been 43.
    2 I can't wait to see u again!! U can show me more of ur paintings
    1 Bad day today. Son I miss you so much!
    1 Is the pain, hurt and tears ever end?
    1 We all miss you honey! Until we meet again! Always Love, Mom
    2 Tomorrow is your birthday. 12/20/74. I miss you so much.
    1 I am dreading the Holidays. I just can't move on. It's already 5 month since your gone.
    1 Happy Birthday love always Brittany and Sue.💓
    1 I started looking for a gift for you in July. I wish we were celebrating your birthday together.
    1 I REALLY MISS YOU. 😭I think about you all the time.
    1 miss you😢
    1 Remember when you, me Kalei and Brittany used to sing Bob Marley songs in the car.
    1 Having a rough couple of days. I am so numb. Just going through the motions for Holidays.
    3 Thinking of you.
    4 Phil
    1 Happy New Year Son! I Miss you beyond words.
    3 I saw a picture of u after u were shot,. U looked like u were sleeping
    2 RIP my sweet son. I
    1 Each Moment I Miss You Even More!
    5 wishing I can see my Kalei Im trying Jeff
    3 love you brother
    2 i speak to you daily
    2 thanks for the signs (hawks)
    3 thanks for the bald eagle not hawks
    2 Morning Son!! I miss you way too much.
    3 Jeff, Such a heart filled text sent today. I know u read it.
    3 Kalei finally text back!!! Makes me happy!
    3 My Sweet Son I miss you so much. RiP
    3 Son, You were such a worth while lovable guy! I miss you beyond words.
    3 i think of you everyday Jeff my brother my protector miss u with wverything in me
    1 Hoppy Easter Son. Get it? I said “Hoppy” Easter because bunnies hop!
    3 Second round of Grief Share!! Very good program.
    4 I wish I could talk to u for advise. Can u just guide me?
    1 Missing you
    2 Today is Draft Day. Ur brother wants to b alone since this was a brother day
    1 .. ♡ Southern Cross and Fire And Rain♡ music memory remains
    1 your hawk misses you also .. watch for those signs ..
    1 By now u prob met Mark. He was my rock when u left
    1 Continued: Mark passed yesterday. The 2 of you can watch all of us. I love you Jeff

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