Brian J. France, 53, of Camillus, passed away Monday, September 12, 2011 at home. He was born in Rome, NY on Monday, October 7, 1957. A 2006 graduate of Clarkson University, he was employed by RZ Engineering in East Syracuse. Brian enjoyed hunting and fishing and spending time with his dog, Chase. He was predeceased by his father, Leon, in 1996. Surviving are his sons and daughter-in-law, Adam France of Syracuse, Jeremy and Sarah France of Gananoque, Ontario, Canada and Matthew France of Fort Hood, Texas; mother, Emily France of Camillus; sisters and brothers-in-law, Audrey and Raymond France-Lanas of Lake Mary, Florida, and Barbara and Paul Stepien of Camillus; and dear friend, Dawn Christian of Clay. Relatives and friends may call Thursday, September 15 from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Buranich Funeral Home, 5431 W. Genesee St., Camillus. Services will follow at 6 p.m. at the funeral home with Rev. Roland Ryan officiating. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Alzheimer's Association of CNY, 441 W. Kirkpatrick St., Syracuse, NY 13204.