Transportation 20

Brian G. De Fere

March 4, 1958 ~ October 22, 2023 (age 65) 65 Years Old

Brian De Fere Obituary

Brian G. De Fere, age 65, of rural Manitowoc passed away unexpectedly Sunday, October 22, 2023, at his residence.

Brian was born on March 4, 1958, in Manitowoc, son of the late Gilbert and Vivian (Fairchild) De Fere. He was a graduate in 1976 of Manitowoc Lincoln High School. Brian worked in the maintenance department for Northern Labs for 30 years, retiring this year. He was a member of the Immortals Motorcycle Club. Brian enjoyed raising chickens in his rural residence, riding his Harley Davidson motorcycle, and spending time with family and friends.

Survivors include: one daughter and son-in-law: Anna (Scott) Peltier, Manitowoc; one grandson: Jose Acosta, Green Bay; one brother and sister-in-law: Scott (Sarah) De Fere, Waukesha; other relatives and friends survive. He was preceded in death by his parents: Gilbert and Vivian De Fere; infant sister: Cynthia De Fere; his fiancé: Catherine Vogel.

Relatives and friends may call at the Jens Family Funeral Home, 1122 S. 8th St, Manitowoc on Saturday, November 4, 2023, from 11:00 am until 1:00 pm. Following visitation there will be a funeral procession to Evergreen Cemetery for burial.

The Lakeshore Family Funeral Homes, Jen’s location is assisting the family. Online condolences may be left by visiting

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Brian G. De Fere, please visit our floral store.

Friends and family have shared their relationship to show their support.
How do you know Brian G. De Fere?
We are sorry for your loss.
Help others honor Brian's memory.


November 4, 2023

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Jens Family Funeral Home & Crematory
1122 South 8th Street
Manitowoc, WI 54220


© 2023 Lakeshore Family Funeral Homes. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Accessibility