Peacefully, on Friday, September 8th, 2017, at Bluewater Health, Christy Browne passed away at the age of 77. Beloved father of Marian (Brian) Dunn, Pauline (Mike) Steele, Michael (Mary Prendiville) Browne, and Orla Ellwood; and father in law of Graham. Loving grandfather of Mairead, Christopher and Breanden Dunn; Cael and Saoirse Steele; Catherine and Christopher Browne; and Evin, Niamh, and Avery Ellwood. Cherished brother of Eamonn (Jenny) Browne and Ann (Paddy) Flynn. Predeceased by his spouse Margaret (nee Fleming), parents Edward and Margaret(nee Corr) Browne and sister Kay (George) Plunkett. Christy was a great provider who loved his children and grandchildren deeply. He will be missed by all that knew him from his decades of golfing at Greenwood, his time spent playing and coaching soccer and his friends on the Gaelic football pitch. The family would like to thank Dr. Crombeen and the wonderful staff who cared for Christopher in the Bluewater Palliative Unit. Family and friends will be received at SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 1576 London Line, Sarnia, on Tuesday, September 12, 2017 from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. A mass of Christian burial will be held at St. Benedict’s Church, 1011 Oak Ave., Sarnia, on Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. Interment will follow at Mount Calvary Cemetery, 524 Isabella St., Wyoming, Ontario. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to Bluewater Health Palliative or to the Alzheimer Society Sarnia-Lambton (cheques only at the funeral home please).