Brian Dolan Maxwell


Brian Dolan Maxwell

June 21, 1979 - April 28, 2017

Brian Dolan Maxwell, 37, of Red Lake, MN died on Friday, April 28, 2017 in Red Lake, MN.

Funeral services will be held at 1:00 pm, Friday, May 5, 2017 at the Red Lake Community Center in Red Lake, MN with Father George Ross officiating. A wake will begin at 1:00 pm, Wednesday, May 3, 2017, at the Red Lake Community Center in Red Lake, MN, and will continue until the time of the service. A private interment will be held at a later date in the Family Burial Grounds in Red Lake, MN under the direction of the Cease Family Funeral Home in Bemidji, MN.

Pallbearers will be: Craig L. Maxwell, Matthew Maxwell, Gerald L. Lussier, Jr., Dave Donnell, Jr., Jeff Donnell, Gerald L. Lussier, Sr., Alternates: Corey Wipf, Craig Smith and Justin Smith

Honorary Pallbearers will be: Jeremy Neadeau, Mistie Cobenais, Dan Schoenborn, Bob Neadeau, Jr., Elmer Beaulieu, Lee Beaulieu, Solomon Desjarlait, Brian Seki, George Bailey, Travis Roberts and Jeffrey Dolson.

He was born on June 21, 1979, in Red Lake, MN, the son of Collette R. Maxwell and David B. Donnell Sr. He was raised and educated in Red Lake. He worked for P and A (Greenleaf) Construction for many years, where he learned how to be a bricklayer. He also worked in construction for Red Lake Builders. He was a hard worker. He enjoyed being outdoors hunting, fishing, and working on cars. He was a talented handyman around the home. He was a funny guy with a good sense of humor, always laughing, joking around, and being hateful. He loved hanging out with his friends and family.

He is survived by his: Daughter, Brianne Maxwell,

Step-Daughter, Shaleigh Beaulieu,

Step-Grandchildren, Tycee Brown, Tyleigh Brown,

Mother, Collette R. Maxwell,

Significant Other, Renae Kingbird,

Siblings, Gerald L. Lussier Jr.,

Lisa D. Lussier,

Crystal Donnell,

Shannon Stately,

Quaylena Neadeau,

David Donnell Jr.,

Valerie Donnell,

Paternal Grandparents, Lyle Sr. and Darlene Donnell,

Special Nephews, Matthew Maxwell, and Michael Reyes.

Special Nieces, Ayiana and Nicole Kingbird-Donnell,

Numerous Aunts, Uncles, Nieces, Nephews, and Cousins.

He was preceded in death by his: son Marcus Duane Maxwell, father David B. Donnell Sr., brother Duane L. Maxwell, grandmother Shirley M. Maxwell, grandfather Edward W. Maxwell, uncles Jeff Maxwell, and Lyle "Choo" Donnell.

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