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Menlo Park man killed in fire likely inhaled superheated air, say coroner and fire chief

Original post made on May 5, 2010

The Menlo Park man who died in a fire that nearly completely consumed a two-story Berkeley Avenue home on the morning of April 27 was Kelly Brosnan, 46.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, May 5, 2010, 12:00 AM

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Posted by Jen MacVicar, a resident of another community
on May 5, 2010 at 7:18 pm

Kel was an AMAZING man. He overcame many odds to be an extremely successful inventor, something that 1% of the population does.
His landlord was a 'slum lord'. He refused to fix anything in the house and that house needed ALOT of work. No heat, no fire/smoke detectors, a gas leak in the stove/oven, falling trees, etc...Kelly didn't deserve to die this way and at the young age of 46.
Kelly, I will love you forever and ever and ever and looking forward to the time we can meet again and hug.


Posted by Greg Sulger, a resident of another community
on May 15, 2010 at 10:19 am

Kelly was a giant and sensitive man who always had time to help a friend sort through issues. He was sent from heaven, where he now rests. God bless you brother! G


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