Age 77, of Oakhill, Lunenburg Co., passed away on Thursday, October 13, 2022, in the QEII Health Sciences Centre, Infirmary Site, Halifax. Born on April 30, 1945 in New Germany, he was the son of the late Layton Garnet and Una Pearl (Tufts) Tipert.
Brian was a long-time employee, until retirement with Michelin Tires (Canada), Bridgewater plant. He was a Director and dedicated member of the South Shore Bluegrass Music Association, operating the sound system at many music events. He also enjoyed playing the guitar. Surviving is his wife, Dianne Elizabeth (Silver) Tipert; sons, Matthew (Theresa), Eastern Passage; Steven, Oakhill; brothers, Sheldon (Suzanne), Dartmouth; William “Billy”, New Germany.
Besides his parents, he was predeceased by a daughter, Annette in infancy.
By personal request there will be no services held. Interment will take place in Brookside Cemetery, Bridgewater at a later date. No flowers please, donations may be made to the South Shore Bluegrass Music Association. Arrangements entrusted to Sweeny’s Funeral Home, Bridgewater, where on-line condolences and messages may be made by visiting www.sweenysfuneralhome.com