Pitts LC Monique Brown Passes at Age 23
Monique Brown, a legislative correspondent to Rep. Joe Pitts (R-Pa.), died Jan. 20 as a result of kidney dysfunction and a blood disorder.
Brown, 23, joined the Keystone State lawmaker’s office as a staff assistant in late 2001, after graduating from the University of Maryland with a bachelor’s in journalism.
Brown is survived by her husband, Christopher, her parents and a sister.
A viewing will be held Friday at the Capitol Hill Baptist Church from 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral services will be held at the church on Saturday at 12:30 p.m., following by a ceremony at the Lincoln Cemetery in Brentwood, Md.
In lieu of flowers, Brown’s family has asked that donations be made to the Capitol Hill Baptist Church Missions Program, 525 A St. NE, Washington, D.C. 20002.