Town Square

Post a New Topic

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

Comments (2)

 +   Like this comment
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.


 +   Like this comment
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


Don't miss out on the discussion!
Sign up to be notified of new comments on this topic.

Email:


Post a comment

Posting an item on Town Square is simple and requires no registration. Just complete this form and hit "submit" and your topic will appear online. Please be respectful and truthful in your postings so Town Square will continue to be a thoughtful gathering place for sharing community information and opinion. All postings are subject to our TERMS OF USE, and may be deleted if deemed inappropriate by our staff.

We prefer that you use your real name, but you may use any "member" name you wish.

Name: *

Select your neighborhood or school community: * Not sure?

Comment: *

Verification code: *
Enter the verification code exactly as shown, using capital and lowercase letters, in the multi-colored box.

*Required Fields

WUE makes out-of-state tuition more affordable
By John Raftrey and Lori McCormick | 2 comments | 2,541 views

Local picks on 2015 Michelin Bib Gourmand list
By Elena Kadvany | 1 comment | 2,187 views

Ode to Brussels Sprout
By Laura Stec | 13 comments | 2,126 views

Charter School Proposal Steeped In Unintended Consequences
By Erin Glanville | 33 comments | 1,317 views

Measure M-- I am not drinking Greenheartís expensive potion
By Martin Lamarque | 3 comments | 112 views