Peacefully with family by his side at Hanover and District Hospital on Sunday, April 7, 2019, in his 61st year. Brian is survived by his partner of 15 years Sally Norman and his new buddy Bandit, his brothers Allan and Steven both of Durham and sisters Nancy (Harry) Paylor of Durham, Susan (Denis) Brousseau of Kincardine and Adrienne (Ente) Pera of London. He will be missed by Melinda (Jim) Holroyd of Kincardine, his sister-in-law Susan (Robert) Morrison of London and brothers-in-law Doug (Carol) Swanson of Oshawa, Mark (Wanda) Swanson of Kitchener and Steven Swanson of Toronto. He will also be missed by Aunts, Uncles, Nieces and Nephews. Predeceased by his parents Keith and Geraldine (George) Goessell and his best friend Bubaloo. Cremation has take place. A celebration of life will be held at the Hanover Missionary Church, 628 11th Street, Hanover on Saturday, April 27, 2019 from 1 – 3 p.m. with a service being held at 3 p.m. Graveside family service will be held at a later date. As an expression of sympathy, donations may be made to a charity of your choice. Arrangements entrusted to Grey Bruce Cremation and Burial Services 519-371-8507. Online condolences may be made at www.greybrucecremation.com.