Joseph Francis Brinley
Fortified with the Sacraments of Holy Mother Church, on Thursday, October 20, 2022. Most beloved husband of 58 years of the late Anna Marie Correia Brinley; devoted father of Joseph Brinley, Jr. (Jane), Sarah Brinley (Kevin O’Flaherty), and Carol Long (Timothy); dearest grandfather of Miriam, Anna, Janie and Karen Brinley, Liam, Michaela, Siobhan and Aidan Brinley O’Flaherty, and Tony and Mary Burwinkel; dear son of the late Everett and Aline Brinley; dear brother of the late James E. Brinley and Donald E. Brinley, dear brother-in-law, uncle and friend. Professor of Psychology at St. Louis University for 40 years. Devoted Democrat, avid biker and practicer of Tai Chi.
Services: The family will receive visitors at Little Flower Catholic Church, 1264 Arch Terrace (off Boland), Richmond Heights on Saturday, November 12, 2022 from 10:00 until 11:00 a.m. with Mass in Celebration of Joseph’s life to follow. Interment Private. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to the St. Vincent DePaul Society of Little Flower Parish.