Brian J. Harrant

Brian J. Harrant DeWitt Brian J. Harrant, 40, died unexpectedly on Monday, July 29, 2013. Brian and his family, wife Kari, daughters Madeline and Mia, and son Mitchell have lived in DeWitt the past 7 years. Brian grew up in St. Louis, Michigan and upon graduating joined the United States Navy serving aboard the USS Frederick. Upon completion of his Navel service, Brian did his undergraduate work at Central Michigan University and received his JD from Cooley Law School in Lansing. Brian was an attorney with Auto Owners in Lansing and enjoyed the many challenges that the legal field presented. He especially enjoyed his family, coaching his son in basketball, baseball and football and watching his girls dance. Brian is also survived by his father Gregory Harrant and wife Anita of Midland, Michigan, Mother Karen McLaughlin and husband Tim of St. Louis, Michigan and Brother Greg Harrant, Jr and his wife Angie and nephew Alex and niece Anna of Colorado. A Memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, August 3, 2013 at Gorsline Runciman Funeral Homes, 205 E. Washington Street, DeWitt, Michigan. The family will receive friends from 1:00-2:00 p.m. before the service. In lieu of flowers contributions can be made to an Educational fund for Brian's children at the following address: Harrant children Education Fund C/O Fifth Third Bank 13007 S. US 27 DeWitt, MI 48820 Memories and condolences may be shared with the family at

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205 E Washington DeWitt, MI 48820
(517) 669-6465

Published in Lansing State Journal on Aug. 2, 2013