Brian Holliday Speakes
September 15, 1948 – July 18, 2020
Brian was born Sept. 15, 1948 and died on July 18, 2020. He is survived by brother Jeffrey Speakes, sister-in-law Gwen Speakes, niece Kelly Long, niece Ally-Marie Fisher, nephew-in-law James Fisher, nephew Thomas Speakes and grand-nieces Madelynn and Morgan Long. He was a graduate of Bothell High School and the University of Washington. He served in the army and completed law school at the University of San Diego. He practiced law in San Diego until his retirement to Crystal Lake, WA. Brian was a member of the Crystal Lake community for 32 years. Brian served on the Board and as an Officer of Crystal Lake, Inc providing many volunteer hours and legal counsel. Sports were his passion – Seattle Seahawks and UW Huskies his favorites. He was loved and respected and will be greatly missed. There will be a small private family service now and a community service, post-COVID, to be scheduled next year.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that individual contributions be made to the charity of your choice or to community projects honoring Brian at Crystal Lake. In the latter case, checks should be made payable to
Crystal Lake, Inc. 23909 Crystal Lake Rd. Woodinville, WA 98077