Sept. 26, 1968 - July 22, 2017
Brian Gary Wacker, 48, passed away suddenly July 22, 2017 while having fun. Brian was born in Billings, MT to Gary & Diane Wacker on September 26, 1968. The oldest of three boys, he was raised on the family ranch north of Roundup.
Brian graduated from Roundup High in 1986 and Montana State in 1990 in Civil Engineering. He married his high school sweetheart & love of his life, Greta in 1989. Together they have 3 girls; Amanda, Jessica & Rebecca.
After graduating, he worked for the Federal Hwy Administration for 5 1/2 years before coming back to Montana in 1996. He started his career With Robert Peccia & Associates for the next 21 years and was currently the Division Manager of Streets & Highway & Vice President.
The man loved his horses, football (Go Steelers), hunting, people & his family. He was active in 4H as a kid for 10 years and continued the tradition for another 14 years with his girls. He served as Horse & Overall Livestock Superintendent for many years. Brian was best known for his easy smile, quick wit and gentle ways.
Brian was preceded in death by grandparents Arnold Alt and Rynold & June Wacker. He is survived by his wife of 27 years, Greta, and daughters Amanda (Steven) Happel, Jessica (Emmett) Wacker & Rebecca Wacker. Parents Gary & Diane Wacker, Granny Mildred Swanson, brothers Duane (Julie) Wacker & Darrel (Linda) Wacker, nieces Jenna & Kacie Wacker, and nephews Sid Wacker, Justin & Jarrett Eggen.
A family receiving friends will be held from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. today, July 28, 2017 at Anderson Stevenson Wilke Funeral Home, 3750 N. Montana Ave. A Funeral is set for 11:00 a.m. Saturday, July 29, 2017 at Anderson Stevenson Wilke Funeral Home, 3750 N. Montana Ave. with burial to follow at Forestvale Cemetery. A reception will be held in the social hall of the funeral home following the burial. Please visit www.aswfuneralhome.com to offer a condolence to the family or to share a memory of Brian.