Brian David Archer, beloved husband, father, and grandfather passed away at his cottage in the beautiful woods of Northern, Michigan.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Versile and Emma Archer, and a son, Sean Christopher Beebe.
Brian is survived by his wife, Jane Archer of Haslett; brother Bruce (Kathy) Archer of Lansing; sister Bonnie (Frank) Anthony Driesupek of Williamston; sons David ( Janet) Archer of Houston, TX, Geoffrey (Annette) Archer of Muskegon, Gregory Archer of Goshen, IN, and Timothy (Michelle) Beebe of Haslett. He is also survived by 8 grandchildren.
Brian always sought out the good in everyone he met and everyone who knew him was made better by being able to call him a friend. He was a lover of sports and avid fan of the Haslett Vikings and the MSU Spartans. Brian was a stage manager for the Wharton Center for Performing Arts and had great respect for the talent and creativity of the people who worked on the stage, as well as those who worked behind the stage.
A funeral service will be held Tuesday, July 13, 2010 at 2:00 in the afternoon at Gorsline Runciman Funeral Homes, 1730 E. Grand River Ave., East Lansing. The family will receive friends Monday, from 2:00-4:00 and 6:00-8:00 p.m. and 1 hour prior to the service on Tuesday at the funeral home. Contributions may be made to the Haslett Schools Memorial Scholarship Fund, c/o 5450 Marsh Road, Haslett, MI 48840 or the Capital Area Humane Society, 7095 W. Grand River Ave., Lansing, MI 48906 in memory of Brian.