Brian Douglass Berry, 35, died Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2019, in Prowers County, Colo. He was born Feb. 10, 1984, in Garden City, the son of Scott and LaReita (Horn) Berry.
Brian was a lifetime resident of Garden City and attended Garden City schools. He has worked as a roofing foreman for Berry Roofing. Brian was a member of the Garden City Family YMCA and he enjoyed bowling, fishing, NASCAR, working on cars and computers, and was an avid fan of the Kansas City Chiefs and University of Kansas basketball. On Feb. 25, 2011, Brian married Jamie Mata in Las Vegas.
Brian is survived by his wife, Jamie; four children, Justice Ward, Jayden Ward, Ally Crouch and Jordan Berry, all of Garden City; his parents, Scott and LaReita Berry of Holcomb; two siblings, Jamey Allen and wife Tanya Horn of Celina, Ohio, and Misty Dawn and husband Matthew M. Bondarenko of Garden City; and his grandparents, Donna Warden of Wichita and Dale and Janet Berry of Cornville, Ariz.
Brian was preceded in death by a daughter, Chloe Berry; a sister, Tanya Elizabeth Berry; grandparents, Iris LaReita King, Grover Cleveland Horn Jr., Maude Belle and Grover Cleveland Horn Sr., Zelda Neal and J.L. Douglass, and Charlie and Leora Berry; two aunts, Carolyn Smith and Alexys Kalafer; his mother-in-law, Teddie Mata; and five cousins.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Monday at Cornerstone Church in Garden City. Burial will follow at Valley View Cemetery in Garden City. Friends may call from noon to 8 p.m. on Sunday at Garnand Funeral Home in Garden City. The family suggests memorials given to the Brian Berry Memorial Fund in care of the funeral home. Condolences may be given at garnandfuneralhomes.com.