Brett A. Briar


HELENA, MT - Brett A. Briar, 58, died December 29th, 2019 at the Edgewood assisted living facility in Helena, Montana.

Born May 18th, 1961 in Warrensville Heights, Ohio, he was the son of the late Walter and Mary Briar of Hudson, Ohio. Survivors include his two brothers: David Briar and his wife Lori of Helena, Montana; Peter Briar and his wife Peggy of South Riding, Virginia; and 4 nephews.

Brett was a resident of Hudson, Ohio for over 35 years and attended the Weaver School and Workshop in Akron, Ohio for most of that time. Brett was an avid bowler and golfer and participated in the Special Olympics on several occasions. He moved to Manassas, Virginia in 2006 and then to Helena, Montana in 2017, both times to be closer to family.

There will be no public visitation or funeral service at this time. A private celebration of Brett’s life will be held at a later date in Hudson, Ohio.

Memorial contributions may take the form of a donation to the Special Olympics. (HHT, 2/5/20)