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Brian Michael Saunders

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“Hi Mallory. I am so sorry for your loss. I can't imagine. Brian waited on me diligently and shared ultrasound pics of your first born. I have moved...Read More »
1 of 13 | Posted by: Terri Massey - Columbia, SC

“John and Alice, I cannot imagine the pain that your family is going through. I know what a great parents and grandparents you are and how much you...Read More »
2 of 13 | Posted by: Sheryl Bidwell - Mount Pleasant, SC

“DEAR SAUNDERS FAMILY,My heart breaks for all of you. I have many wonderful & funny memories of both Brian & Kevin hanging out in my house when they...Read More »
3 of 13 | Posted by: Janet ROZANSKI - Wilmington, NC

“Dear Malory, I am so sorry for your loss. I didn't know Brian, but because you loved him, he had to be a very special man. Your family is in our...Read More »
4 of 13 | Posted by: Vicki & Tori Loarte - Ft. Myers, FL

“Dear Saunders Family, I am so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you. ”
5 of 13 | Posted by: Laura De La Maza - Mt. Pleasant, SC

“Brian was my coworker, roommate, and friend. We lost touch somewhere along the way and I will always regret that. He will remain one of funniest and...Read More »
6 of 13 | Posted by: Kristin Blum - Friend

“I can't imagine the depth of your pain. He was always smiling and so kind. I will continue to pray for your family. ”
7 of 13 | Posted by: Linda Page - Mount Pleasant, SC

“My heart is heavy with this news. Many prayers and goodness being sent to family. God bless. ”
8 of 13 | Posted by: Cecile Kimball - Mount pleasant, SC

“I am so sad to hear this news. You all are in my thoughts and prayers. ”
9 of 13 | Posted by: Liz Fennelly - Wilmington, NC

“Malory,Brian loved you with all his being. There was never a day you, Mackenzie, and Molly were not in his thoughts. He was a great dad, a loving...Read More »
10 of 13 | Posted by: Karen Prevo - Summerville, SC

“May God Bless Brian and his Family. ”
11 of 13 | Posted by: Mat Armstrong - Mt. Pleasant, SC

“Nothing can ever prepare us for such a loss. My thoyghts and prayers are with you Malory and your family. My heart aches for you and you are in my...Read More »
12 of 13 | Posted by: CYNTHIA RAWLS - North Charleston, SC

“We are so sad and praying for you all. We were thankful to having amazing neighbors. ”
13 of 13 | Posted by: Chris and Kristen Brace - Hanahan, SC


Brian Michael Saunders, 38, of Hanahan, South Carolina, husband of Malory Howard Saunders passed away Wednesday, May 17, 2017. His Celebration of Life will be announced. Interment will be at a later date. Arrangements by J. HENRY STUHR, INC. Mount Pleasant CHAPEL.

Brian was born July 16, 1978 in Long Island, New York, son of John Henry Saunders and Alice Helena Tikkinen Saunders. He was a 2001 graduate of the College of Charleston and worked as a server in the food and beverage industry. He was a drummer in the band "Permanent Vacation" and attended Seacoast Church in Mount Pleasant. Brian was a loving husband, father, son, brother and friend who will be deeply missed. Brian never met a stranger and adored his family and friends. He made time spent with them number one and always reminded everyone how important it is to smile. Brian loved to rock and roll and was the best dad and husband his family could have wished for.

He is survived by his wife of six years, Malory Saunders and two daughters, Mackenzie Autumn Saunders and Molly Aileen Saunders, all of Hanahan, SC; father and mother, John and Alice Saunders of Mt. Pleasant, SC; brother, Kevin Saunders of Mt. Pleasant, SC; sister, Laura Long (Joseph) of Simpsonville, SC; two brothers-in-law, Lee Howard (Katie) of Mt. Pleasant, SC and Adam Howard (Nicole) of Columbus, GA; niece, Amelia Long; and four nephews, Maddux Saunders, Trey Howard, Graham Howard and Hugh Howard.

A small private service is planned for Saturday at 11AM. A celebration of his life is open for all to attend, on Sunday at noon, at the Wild Wing Cafe on Coleman Blvd.