SOMERVILLE – Bryan J. Avant passed away on Saturday, Jan. 23, 2021, at his home.

He was a master woodworker and later got his bachelor’s degree in accounting from UMA and worked for Sappi Paper and the state.

He is survived by his ex-wife, his life partner, Charlotte; brothers, John and Dennis; three sons, and nephews, Jarrod and Jason.

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