Bryan "Bart" David McKenzie
Bryan "Bart" David McKenzie, 39, of Lafayette, passed away on Saturday, June 22, 2013.
Born on August 14, 1973 in Lafayette, Bryan was the son of Edward Lee of Delphi and the late Carol Sue "Susie" (Farlow) McKenzie.
On December 30, 2011, Bryan was married to Nicole "Nikki" Panici at D.T. Kirby's in Lafayette. She survives.
Bryan graduated from Pioneer High School in 1992. He worked various construction jobs then went on to work for himself as a paintless dent repair specialist for the past 6 years.
In his free time, Bryan enjoyed four-wheeling, camping, hunting, working in the garage with his friends, and playing with his children and he was excellent at grilling and cooking. Most of all Bryan was a proud, loving father and husband; he made a lot of people smile.
With his wife, Bryan is survived by his daughter, Ryleigh, of Lafayette; his stepson, Austin Shidler, of Indianapolis; his four brothers, Brock Dale and Brent Drew (Dawn), of Lafayette, Kody Lee, of Kokomo, and Kolton James, of Delphi; his sister, Sky Marie, of Delphi; his father, Edward Lee of Delphi; his in-laws, Frank Panici, and Tom & Becky Allen; and his brothers and sister-in-law, John & Jane Williamson, and Joey Panici, all of Winamac.
He is preceded in death by his grandparents.
A Memorial Service will be held on Monday, July 1, 2013 at 7 p.m. at Fisher Funeral Chapel, Lafayette. Friends may call from 5 p.m. to the time of services.
Memorial contributions may be made to the family to assist in funeral expenses and for Ryleigh & Austin's education.
You may light a Candle of Hope in Remembrance of Bryan by visiting www.fisherfuneralchapel.com