Of Greenfield, passed away peacefully on January 4, 2018, age 81. He was the beloved husband of the late Patricia A. Brickley (Middleton) for 45 good years. Son of the late John T. (Josephine) Brickley and the late Helen K. (Kutch) (Peter) Lavra. Brother of John E. Brickley and Katherine M. (late Ron) Ferchak. Also survived by cousins, nieces and nephews, great nieces and nephews and great great nieces and nephews. Paul was a Korean Veteran of the U.S. Army Airborne Military Police Special Forces, Active and Reserve status. He received firefighting training and service with the District of Columbia Fire Department, Washington, D.C., Allegheny County Fire Crash and Rescue Service and the Pittsburgh Bureau of Fire Service, 3rd Generation. He retired with the rank of Fire Captain for the City of Pittsburgh. Paul was a member of the Local #1 Fire Union and Veteran Firefighters Association of Pittsburgh. Services will be private. Arrangements entrusted to SAVOLSKIS-WASIK-GLENN FUNERAL HOME INC.