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Obituary for Brian S. Andersen Jr.


Brian S. Andersen, 20, of Westport, CT passed away suddenly on Sunday December 2, 2018 in Norwalk Hospital.

Brian was born in Hudson, NY on June 29, 1998 and was the son of Rebekah Vining and Lou Kitchner. Brian was a 2016 Graduate of Staples High School. He was best known for his compassion and selflessness. His smile would warm up a room and his personality put everyone at ease. Brian was on a lifelong journey to save those who need to be saved and help everyone reach their potential. He was a highly intelligent private person who let very few know what was on his mind and in his heart. He was noble to the core and truthful beyond imagination.

Survivors in addition to his parents include his biological father: Brian S. Andersen Sr., his Step Father: Andrew Vining, five brothers: Jake and Caleb Kitchner, Tyler and Nicholas Irwin and Kodi Vining, one sister: Nicole Andersen, one niece: Madeline Andersen and one nephew: Kaiser Andersen.

The family will receive friends at the Saugatuck Congregational Church 245 Post Road East, Westport, CT on Friday December 7, 2018 from 4:00 to 8:00 PM. Friends are invited to attend a funeral on Saturday December 8, 2018 at 11:00AM meeting directly at Saugatuck Congregational Church. A private Interment will be held at a later date at Willowbrook Cemetery in Westport, CT. Condolences for the family may be left on line at