On March 17, 2007, STEPHEN JAMES BROWN, of Catonsville, MD. Mr. Brown is survived by his loving parents, Emily (Wachter) and Joseph Brown, Sr.; a brother Joseph Brown, Jr.; a sister, Joyce A. Brown and two step-daughters, Heather Plott and Jessica Murphy. Friends may call at the family owned Slack Funeral Home, P.A., 3871 Old Columbia Pike, Ellicott City, MD 21043, on Wednesday from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 P.M. and at Trinity United Methodist Church, Rockwell and Westchester Avenues, Catonsville, MD 21228, on Thursday from 11 A.M. to 12 noon, at which time services will be held. Interment private. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to the Arbutus Volunteer Fire Department, 5200 Southwestern Blvd., Halethorpe, MD 21227 or to the Baltimore County Humane Society, 1601 Nicodemus Road, Reisterstown, MD 21136. Please see www.slackfuneralhome.com for online condolences and directions.