Brian M.'s Story
Brian M. Cairns, 32, of Gloucester, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, May 13, 2017. Brian was born in Gloucester, Mass., on July 16, 1984, the son of the late John Howard and Jeanne M. (Lafferty) Cairns. Brian grew up in Gloucester and attended Gloucester High School. He then went on to work in various roles in the fishing industry. Brian always had a passion for the outdoors and was the happiest when he was on the water spending time fishing on his boat. Brian will be greatly missed by his sister, Laurie Cairns of Gloucester, and many loving aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.
Visiting hours will be held on Thursday, May 18 from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Greely Funeral Home, 212 Washington St., Gloucester. Family and friends are cordially invited. A funeral Mass will be celebrated on Friday, May 19 at 9:30 a.m. at St. Ann’s Church, Pleasant Street, Gloucester, followed by the burial at Dolliver Memorial Cemetery, West Gloucester.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Brian’s memory to South Boston Special Kids and Adults, c/o Nicole Young, 159 H St., South Boston, MA 02127. Online condolences may be given at www.greelyfuneralhome.com.
Published on  May 17, 2017