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James Brian Parent, passed away on Sunday, June 25, 2017 at 7:24am, surrounded by those he loved. Brian was a thoughtful, inquisitive, kind man with a great sense of humor. His life was marked by a passion for exploring the natural world and living his life with optimism.

A wonderful father and a loving partner who touched many peoples lives, he will be sorely missed.

An intimate family remembrance will be held in San Diego. However, per his wishes, no memorial service will be held. Those wishing to honor his memory can make donations in his name to the Ocean Discover Institute.

“The Ocean Discovery Institute uses ocean science to empower young people from underserved urban communities to transform their lives, their community, and our world as scientific and conservation leaders.”

Donations are welcome... Please click here! (Please note Brian’s name in the comment section).