Stephen James Brown of Edgartown died suddenly on August 11 at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital. He was 33.

He was the son of J. Robert Brown and Teresa Francis Brown.

His funeral service will be private and a complete obituary will appear in a future edition of the Gazette.

Donations can be made to the Edgartown Fireman’s Association, P.O. Box 737, Edgartown, MA 02539 or to the Edgartown Patrolman’s Association, P.O. Box 118, Edgartown, MA 02539. Visit for online tributes and information.