Brian was born on November 23, 1955, (Victoria) and passed away unexpectedly on November 18, 2-12 (Ladner).
Brian was predeceased by his father, F. James McConnell. Family left to remember him are his mother, Marguerite, and five younger siblings, Doug (Melina, Owen, Scotia), Wendy (Doug, Matthew), David, Karen (Don, Spencer, Mitchell, Erin) and Peter (Tracey, Keely, Tara, Bridget), along with numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.

A private family memorial for Brian will be held at a future date.