Brian D. Fila, Saginaw, Michigan

Beloved brother, uncle and friend passed away unexpectedly Tuesday, August 11, 2009. Age 39 years. The son of the late Joseph and Wanda (Walker) Fila, Brian was born March 4, 1970 in Saginaw, Michigan. He graduated from Arthur Hill High School in 1988. Brian was employed at Dow Chemical Company in Midland and Caravan Knight of Saginaw. He enjoyed telling jokes, pets, cooking, eating, boating and singing. Most of all, Brian loved being with his family and was really good at making other people feel happier. He was always there to help others and will be truly missed by all of his family and friends. Surviving are four sisters and one brother, Kelly and Ken Lamb, Saginaw; JoDee and Chris Couitcher, Birch Run; Wanda and Robert Kimmel, Hemlock; Joseph and Kristy Fila, Saginaw; Lynn and Matthew Roese, Bay City; Uncle B will be sadly missed by his nieces and nephews whom he loved dearly, Tara, Christopher, Thad, Cortney, Kayla, Brittany, Tawny, Shelby, Gage, Kandace, Carlie, Cody, Elly and Wyatt; a great-niece, Lilly; his dog, Stewart. Funeral service will take 10:00 a.m. Friday, August 14, 2009 at The Snow Funeral Home, 3775 N. Center Rd., (between Shattuck and McCarty). Rev. Linda Pye will officiate. Honoring Brian’s wishes, cremation will follow. Friends may call at the funeral home where the family will be present on Thursday from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. and on Friday from 9:00 a.m. until time of service. In lieu of flowers, those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to the Saginaw County Humane Society.