Descendants of Jan Broersen Decker


2271. Brian Lee Ferree II


Midland Daily News, January 18, 2005
Midland, Michigan

Brian Lee Ferree II

Brian Lee Ferree II, died Sunday, Jan. 16, 2005, in Ann Arbor.

He was born Dec. 1, 1975 in Pontiac. He graduated from H.H. Dow High School and Indiana Wesleyan University. Brian had spent the past four years in the banking industry where he was able to use his passion for helping others to succeed. He had a love for friendships, sports, competition and good stories over drinks. He had a special talent for touching others and an unselfish pride for the good will of his friends.

Brian takes with him the love of countless friends; supportive and caring family; brothers and sisters, Stephen Dale Ferree of Farmington Hills, Jaime Lyn Ferree of White Lake, Cheri (Bill) Austin of Commerce Township, Tim Kortge, and Jennifer (Matthew) Hogan all of Midland; father and stepmother, Brian (Diana) Ferree of Midland; mother and stepfather, Rebecca (Harold) Green of Farwell; nieces and nephew, Maddie, Nathan, Aubrianah, and Arianah; and his special significant other Effie Ogoe.

Funeral services for Brian will take place at 2 p.m. Wednesday from the Ware-Smith-Woolever Funeral Chapel, 1200 W. Wheeler St. Pastor Richard Fairfield from the Apostolic Temple of Sanford will officiate, with burial in New Calvary Cemetery.

Brian's family will receive friends at the funeral home today from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. and on Wednesday from noon until the time of service.

Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider the American Cancer Society, or the University of Michigan Hospital (for cancer research).

Please share your thoughts and memories with the family at the funeral home, or through You may also visit Brian's website at to sign the web page guest book.