Dan Allen Brigham, Saginaw, Michigan, Formerly of Denver, Colorado

Passed away suddenly Monday, December 14, 2009. Age 54 years. Dan was born March 12, 1955 the son of the late Louis and Clara (Miller) Brigham. Dan spent his youth with the Boy Scouts of America earning the rank of Eagle. He attended Denver University and then worked as a system administrator. Dan was a longtime and ardent supporter of the United Schutzhund Clubs of America, which is a dog breed and sport organization. He and his wife, Nancy, dedicated most of their free time to promote, volunteer and compete in this club’s events at local, regional and world levels. He married Nancy Fuentes on July 12, 1986; she survives him. Surviving besides his wife are two sisters, Susan (Edwin) Hiraoka of Parker, CO and Patricia (Bruce) Hiraoka of Aurora, CO; several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins; his mother-in-law, Sophia Fuentes of Saginaw; four sisters-in-law, Dianne Fuentes, Laura Bush, Elaine Fuentes and Rene (Jeff) Wuckert, all of Saginaw; one brother-in-law, Louis (Lynette) Fuentes of Detroit. He was preceded in death by his father-in-law, Manuel Fuentes and his brother-in-law, Ronald Fuentes. Dan will be sadly missed by his beloved canine companions, Gent, Freddie and Athos. Funeral service will take place 1:00 p.m. on Friday, December 18, 2009 at SS Simon and Jude Catholic Church, 2395 S. Outer Drive. Rev. John Mancini, O.S.F.S. will officiate with cremation to occur at a later date. Friends may call at the church from 11:00 a.m. until time of service on Friday. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the United Schutzhund Clubs of America, 3810 Paule Ave., St. Louis, MO 63125-1718 or the Boy Scouts of America, Denver Area Council, 2901 W. 19th Ave., Denver, CO 80204. www.casefuneralhome.com