Brian Scott Saiger, 58, born May 9, 1961, passed away June 19, 2019, in Destin, Fla. surrounded by his family.

He is survived by his wife, Karen (nee Mayo); loving children, Rachel (Brandon) Kisker, Jocelyn and Elijah, and dedicated stepchildren, Matthew (Isabelle) Klingensmith and Nick. He was the beloved son of Florence and the late Robert Saiger. He was the dear brother of Jody (Tom) Udelson and Cathy (Joe) Santora.

Brian was a world class joke teller and Tom Waits groupie. The story of “Bob the Bear” will be especially missed by his nieces and nephews.

A private ceremony was held for the family.

The family will join with friends for a celebration of his life and legacy from 2 to 6 p.m. June 30 at 31975 Cedar Road in Mayfield Heights.