Bryan Gerlach, 51, of Sibley, Mo., passed away Monday, October 8, 2012, at St. Mary's Hospital in Blue Springs, Mo. He was born January 11, 1961, in Jefferson City, Mo., son of Raymond Gerlach, California, Mo. and Joan "Joanie" (Steuber) Gerlach of Buckner, Mo. Bryan attended school in Boonville, Mo. He worked in construction. He loved farming, fishing, hunting, grilling and anything to do with the outdoors. Bryan was a lot of fun to be around, keeping you laughing with all of his funny sayings and good sense of humor. He is survived by his parents; four sons, Matthew and wife Heather of Harrisburg, Mo., Jason and wife Rachel of Glasgow, Mo., Josh and Jeremy, both of Stover, Mo.; two brothers, Steven Gerlach and wife Kim of Boonville, Mo. and Jon Gerlach of Lee's Summit, Mo. and seven grandchildren. Private family services celebrating his life will be held at a later date.