Died: Monday, September 23, 2013
of Ortonville; Born April 14, 1960 in Detroit, Michigan to Robert G. and Kathleen (nee: Kenny) Minty. He married the former Kathryn Long. He is survived by his loving wife Kathy; beloved mother, Kathleen Minty-Moore; three brothers, Robert Minty, Mark (Valerie) Minty and Andrew (Nicole) Minty; one sister, Margaret (Kip) Crowner; brother and sister in-laws, Kimberly (Dan) Gaddes, Kenneth Long, Karolyn (Abraham) Sandoval, Karyn (William) Taylor and Kevin Long; Godson, Jeremy Minty; also survived by many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his father Robert. Brian was a 1978 graduate of Birmingham Groves High School and received his Masters Degree in Acturial Mathmatics from the University of Michigan where he played in the band. He was able to perform at the Rose Bowl on two occasions. He enjoyed his music playing both the clarinet, piano and sang in his church choir. He was also an avid swimmer. Funeral service was Friday, Sept. 27, 2013 at COATS VILLAGE FUNERAL HOME-ORTONVILLE. Interment was in Hadley Cemetery. To send a condolence, go to www.CoatsFuneralHome.com/Obituaries.