Brian John Gaunt
Brian John Gaunt passed away on October 24, 2021 of complications from COVID.
Brian is survived by his parents John and Patsy Gaunt; wife Holly; children Jake, Avery and Grace; and brothers, Scott (Trece) and Stuart (Robin) Gaunt.
Born June 16, 1973 in North Bend, he grew up in West Linn, graduating from West Linn High in 1992. He served honorably in the United States Coast Guard receiving numerous awards, including the Coast Guard Achievement Medal for saving lives.
A member of the Beaverton Police Department, Sgt. Brian J Gaunt served in Community Service, Patrol, School Resource, Detective and K-9 Handler to K-9 Ike (retired).
Brian graced the world with his devotion to family and community. Donations honoring Brian may be made to www.mark-9.org a fund for medical expenses for retired police dogs.