, Gloucester, MA

July 17, 2013

Brian M. Muise, 57

Gloucester — Brian M. Muise, 57, died Monday morning, July 15, 2013, in the Lahey Clinic Medical Center, Burlington, following an extended illness.

Born in Gloucester on February 26, 1956, he was the son of Frank A. Muise, Jr. and the late Catherine (Dagle) Muise. He was a lifelong resident and a graduate of the Gloucester High School, Class of 1974. Brian was employed by Americold as a warehouseman for many years.

An avid boater, he loved being on the water and fishing. One of his favorite pastimes was riding around the Back Shore with his fiancée. A loving and devoted father, he will be greatly missed.

In addition to his father, he is survived by his son and daughter-in-law, Kevin M. and Krystle (Campbell) Muise; his daughter, Lauren E. Muise; his fiancée, Sandra Hitchcock; his brother, Richard, husband of Susan Muise; two sisters, Bonnie, wife of David Savoie, and Judith Chandler; his former spouse, Gail A. (Testaverde) Muise; and several nieces and nephews.

ARRANGEMENTS: A brief service will be held at 4 p.m. followed by visiting hours on Thursday in the Pike-Grondin Funeral Home, 61 Middle Street, Gloucester, until 7 p.m. Relatives and friends are cordially invited to attend. Committal services will be held privately. Please omit flowers. For more information and to send online condolences, please visit