Peter-Brennan-Obituary

Peter Brennan

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My father Francis, or Bud as he is known, was a teammate at Saint Augustine's and shared several stories of their team. Condolences to the family.

I was in basic training in the Marine Corps with Pete. We became close friends and I went to New York with him after basic training and spent a week with his family. Pete was the kind of person that left a positive influence on every one. I have tried to follow his example in the way I live my life. I had no idea of his death in 2012. I often think of the good times we has together. He even took me to meet Frank McGuire later when Frank coached at South Carolina. My only regret is that...

You were one of my heros Pete. RIP. Jim Gregory

I WAS A CLASSMATE AT ST.AUGUSTINE H.S. IN BROOKLYN,N.Y. 1954 GRADUATION. I WATCHED HIM PLAY FOR OUR SCHOOL.I REALLY ENJOYED BEING A CLASSMATE WITH HIM.I RECENTLY HEARD OF HIS PASSING FROM OUR HIGH SCHOOL ALUMNI. PLEASE ACCEPT MY CONDOLENCES. THOMAS OLSZEWSKI,CLASS 1954. MIDDLETOWN CT.

With a stylish sweater wrapped around his broad shoulders and a smile that warmed all of our hearts, Pete is now reunited with his team mate and dear friend, Bob Cunningham and his Coach and mentor, Frank McGuire. I can only imagine the welcome he has received from so many gone before him. I have such personal and wonderful memories of the UNC 1957 team and their Coach. My great fortune was in being Frank's daughter and having the absolute honor of knowing these incredible young men that in...

I treasure your help with me as a member of the 1958 freshman team when you watched us play before the Varsity home games in Chapel Hill...I will miss you...Peppy Callahan sends (UNC '62)....

My sincere condolences to the family. Your loss is very painful at the moment but know that God will get you through. Psalms 55:22

R.I.P Pete,

Pete was larger than life. Always had a kind smile and loved to talk to everyone. He will be missed by his friends at Cafe Carolina in Chapel Hill. May God be with his family during this time.

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Peter Joseph Brennan CHAPEL HILL - Our beloved father, brother, friend and Tar Heel basketball legend Peter Joseph Brennan passed away peacefully on June 8, 2012 surrounded by his loving family. Pete was born on September 23, 1936 in Brooklyn, New York, as one of ten children to the late John...

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