Brian R. Bentz, 59, of Wausau, passed away on December 22, 2019.
He was born in Wausau on August 19, 1960 to the late Raymond and Elizabeth (Rhodes) Bentz.
Brian had a great sense of humor, and in his early years, he enjoyed working on cars. He liked doing body work or getting them ready for the demolition derby at Marathon Park. When Brian was at his best, he was a good father, and loved his children dearly.
He is survived by his sons, Dustin (Michelle) of Weston, Ryan (Alyssa) of Wausau and Logan of Weston; 5 grandchildren, Hailey, Teanna, Emma, Amara and Braxton; with Ryan and Alyssa expecting grand baby number 6. He is further survived by his sister, Pam (Bill) Bloom of Wausau; and Kathie Reamer of Weston, mother to Ryan and Logan.
Brian was preceded in death by his parents, Ray and Betty.
A service is being planned for a later date.
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