Brian Crossen

November 7, 1949 - February 7, 2013

BCrossenIt is with great sadness that we announce the passing of beloved husband, father, grandfather and friend. After a short battle with cancer, he past away peacefully at the Nanaimo Hospital Palliative Care Unit. Brian is survived by his loving wife of 40 years Penny, brother Dean (Marj), daughters Dawn (Jarl), Dorie (Jim), Deanna (Korek), 10 grandchildren. A celebration of his life will be held Sunday February 17th @ 2pm at the Lantzville Hall 7227 Lantzville Rd. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Palliative Care at the Nanaimo Hospital.

Published in Vancouver Sun and/or The Province on Feb. 12, 2013

Lion Brian was the voice of reason and a fountain of knowledge for all things Lion. His guidance, camaraderie and wisdom are greatly missed. Oh yeah! Those fabulous New Years breakfast, those are fondly missed too!