Jason M. Brower, 24, of Norwalk, died July 25 at Yale New Haven Hospital, after a long illness, with his family at his side. He was born April 30, 1990, son of Gina Bernini Brower and Michael Brower.
A 2008 graduate of Newtown High School, he was a courageous young man who loved being a volunteer firefighter for the Botsford Fire Company in Newtown. Jason also loved NASCAR and country music. He had a big heart and was loved by many.
In addition to his parents, a sister, Shannon Brower; his maternal grandparents Carol Bernini of Norwalk and Donald Bernini of Port Charlotte, Fla.; and several aunts, uncles, and cousins survive him. Jason is predeceased by his maternal step-grandfather, Charles Lopriore; his paternal grandmother, Jeannie Brower; and his brother, Michael Wisniewski.
Calling hours will take place Wednesday, July 30, from 5 to 8 pm, at The Magner Funeral Home, 12 Mott Avenue, Norwalk. Burial will take place Friday, August 1, at noon, in Riverside Cemetery, 81 Riverside Avenue, Norwalk.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Yale New Haven Liver Transplant Unit, at www.ynhh.org/transplantation-center, at the community tab.
To leave an online condolence visit www.magnerfuneralhome.com.