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Brian Kaminski

April 3, 1955 ~ November 15, 2023 (age 68) 68 Years Old

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Brian Kaminski, age 68, of Brookfield, WI, passed away on November 15, 2023.  Brian grew up on the Fox River in Waterford, Wisconsin with his parents, Daniel and Bernadine Kaminski and sisters, Deborah and Darlene.  He had many happy childhood memories of exploring the river and woods.  He graduated from Waterford Union High School in 1973 attended UW-Whitewater.

Brian worked in the financial industry for Prudential, E.F. Hutton and Merrill Lynch.  In 1999, Brian started his own investment advisory firm, Select Advisor Group, Inc. Together with his wife Vicki, he established a successful and growing firm for 24 years.  Brian had a passion for investments and helping their clients achieve their financial goals.

Brian also dedicated his time and effort to coaching baseball and football for his sons’, Bryan, Matt and Alex, various sports teams.  He loved watching his sons grow up and was very proud of the men they have become.

Brian loved to travel to warm destinations, but his favorite place was the Florida Keys.  He enjoyed fishing in the shallow waters or the deep sea.  He was also a skilled cook who spoiled his family and friends with wonderful meals and hospitality. Hosting friends and family at the house for wine and amazing appetizers—including his famous meatballs and guacamole—brought him great joy. 

Brian is survived by his loving wife of 24 years, Vicki Kaminski; sons, Bryan, Matt (Bree) and Alex Kaminski; father, Daniel Kaminski; sisters Deborah Bolles and Darlene Kaminski; Brother-in-law Kevin (Jennifer) Mirus; nephew Jason (Kathleen) Bolles; nieces, Amy (Jason) Theiler, Emmerson, Sawyer and Skylar Mirus.

Brian was preceded in death by his mother, Bernadine Kaminski; paternal grandparents, Walter and Eleanor Kaminski; maternal grandparents, Clara and Stephen Stempniewski (Stempke); brother-in-law, Brian Mirus and in-laws, Edward and Karen Mirus.

A celebration of life will be held Saturday, December 16, 2023, at 11:00 a.m. at Becker Ritter Funeral Home, 14075 W. North Avenue Brookfield, WI  53005.  There will be a visitation beforehand from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at the funeral home.


Services

Visitation
Saturday
December 16, 2023

9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Becker Ritter Funeral Home
14075 W. North Ave
Brookfield, WI 53005

Memorial Service
Saturday
December 16, 2023

11:00 AM
Becker Ritter Funeral Home
14075 W. North Ave
Brookfield, WI 53005

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