Bryan David Nilsson 1956 ~ 2012Bryan passed away January 11, 2012 in his childhood home surrounded by loved ones. He was born November 21, 1956 to Heber "Dale" and Beverly Bird Nilsson. As a child he enjoyed playing baseball and has remained an avid Atlanta Braves fan. Bryan was a true cowboy and adventure seeker, spending every moment possible in "God's country" fishing, horse-back riding and enjoying nature. He was known for his giving spirit, always helping a friend in need. We love you Bryan and you will be missed.He is survived by his father Dale; daughters Savannah (Ryan), and Angela; and five grandchildren. Also survived by his siblings Randy (Sherry), Kevan (Sherri), Tracy (Deborah) and Stephanie (Mike). Bryan is preceded in death by his mother Beverly and his son Dallas. A small memorial service for family and close friends will be held on Wednesday, January 18th at 5:30 pm at Stark Funeral Parlor, 3651 South 900 East, Salt Lake City. A celebration of Bryan's life will follow services from 6 to 8 pm also at Starks Funeral Parlor.Special thanks to Alpine Hospice and Steph and Sherri for their loving care throughout his last days.Online condolences may be offered to the family at