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“I worked with Bryant when he started ultra media. Your family has a lot to be proud of. Bryant was an extraordinary person. It was a shock to hear...Read More »
1 of 35 | Posted by: Michael Berman - Boston, MA

“Dear Kendall I've looked for you on "facebook" and think about you often over the last 50 years. Sadly, I found you because of Bryant's death. I...Read More »
2 of 35 | Posted by: Jeanne Toussaint Black - KS

“Jerry and I are both shocked and saddened to hear of Brian's passing. I was a classmate of Brian's at Bloomfield Hills Hight School Andover. ”
3 of 35 | Posted by: John Risk - Bonita Springs, FL

“One of the most creative, talented, professional, and classy men in the world...Bryant Ewing. Bryant's spirit was positive and shining, and I have...Read More »
4 of 35 | Posted by: Patti Graham (Pat Burger) - MI

“My friend Bryant was a very fine and talented man. He was very creative, athletic and kind to everyone. Bryant was a proud member of Oakland Hills CC...Read More »
5 of 35 | Posted by: William Beachum - Birmingham, MI

“I'm very sorry to hear of Bryant's passing. Condolences to Suzanne and the rest of his family. I remember his particular kindness to me, and the wise...Read More »
6 of 35 | Posted by: Ben Webber - Chicago, IL

“Kendall and Tina, I am so sorry to hear about Bryant's passing, my thoughts and prayers are with you both. He was such a great guy. ”
7 of 35 | Posted by: Mark J. Burns - FL

“My husband Tom and Bryant met while they were in the Army together in Rhode Island. After serving in the Army Tom didn't want to move back to Ohio so...Read More »
8 of 35 | Posted by: Kathleen Mouw Gough - Columbus, OH

“Such a kind, gentle man. Never heard Bryant say a bad word about anybody, ever. He was as good a client to us here at Postique as he was a board...Read More »
9 of 35 | Posted by: Mike Diegel - Commerce Twp., MI

“Very occasionally during this journey called life one chances to meet a fellow traveler who seems capable of shaping the world in some small way. ...Read More »
10 of 35 | Posted by: Gordon MacAlister - Pueblo West, CO

“There are certain individuals that have a positive impact on your life, and Bryant was certainly one of those people. His positive attitude, high...Read More »
11 of 35 | Posted by: Randy DiFalco - Macomb, MI

“My name is Rosalie Craft. Although I did not know Mr. Ewing, I have become fond of him and his family through the warm and heartfelt stories that my...Read More »
12 of 35 | Posted by: Rosalie Craft - Troy, MI

“I first met Bryant and the folks at Ultra Media when I began working in the "Ad Biz" at Y&R. What an impressive, talented group of people! Later,...Read More »
13 of 35 | Posted by: Fran Morelli Lyons - Prescott, AZ

“My heartfelt condolences to you, Suzanne and the family. I remember clearly the kindness that Bryant, yourself and Gregg showed me during my time of...Read More »
14 of 35 | Posted by: Bob Lyons - Prescott, AZ

“I remember the old barn,the offices on the Lodge that used to get broken into and the offices on Woodward and Long Lake. Ultramedia which started out...Read More »
15 of 35 | Posted by: Jack Costello - MI

“Bryant was driven by creativity and forthrightness. He makes me think of the old adage, "There are two kinds of class - first and no". Bryant always...Read More »
16 of 35 | Posted by: Stewart Shevin - West Bloomfield, MI

“Suzanne & Family, My heart goes out to you - Bryant was a great guy to work with and to know. I really enjoyed working with him @ Luna Pier - he...Read More »
17 of 35 | Posted by: Anita Berlanga - Wyoming, IL

“Bryant, You're postive outlook, high energy and eternal optimism will be sorely missed. It was an honor to know you. Scott Weiland ”
18 of 35 | Posted by: Scott Weiland - Bloomfield Hills, MI

“So very sorry to hear of Bryant's passing. Truly, a wonderful guy. ”
19 of 35 | Posted by: Robert Dyke - ROYAL OAK, MI

“Words cannot express the sadness in my heart regarding the passing of my friend and business partner of over 30 years. Bryant was truly a "one of a...Read More »
20 of 35 | Posted by: Gregory Pike - Troy, MI

“Suzanne & Jason My thoughts and prayers are with you so much. My Memories are so warm when I think of Bryant. He will be missed and thought of often....Read More »
21 of 35 | Posted by: Megan Pike - Troy, MI

“I am so sorry, Suzanne. Bryant and I did so much wonderful work together. His hard work and dedication to his craft helped advance my career in...Read More »
22 of 35 | Posted by: Jim Thomas - Oakand, MI

“So sorry to hear of Bryant's passing. My thoughts go out to his family. I worked as Bryant's publicist for Luna Pier Films in Santa Monica. Bryant...Read More »
23 of 35 | Posted by: Steve Fisher - Montrose, Ca, CA

“Bryant was a wonderful guy. I worked with him in the commercial world, and always found Bryant fair and just and always with a great sense of humor....Read More »
24 of 35 | Posted by: jeff devlin - New York,, NY

“Bryant and his wonderful Ultramedia staff, especially Jim O'Dea helped me produce many outstanding and award-winning commercials for the Cadillac...Read More »
25 of 35 | Posted by: Ron & Cari David - MI

“I am so sorry for your loss Suzanne. I will always remember Bryant as a true gentleman. A great guy who would go out of his way to help anyone. My...Read More »
26 of 35 | Posted by: Gerry Semanson - Beverly Hills, MI

“Bryant was one of a kind and he will be missed. His sense of humor, kindness and generosity will always be remembered. Suzanne, Mom and Tina did...Read More »
27 of 35 | Posted by: Margaret Kuecken - Bonita Springs, FL

“There are no words to express how I feel, just a deep hearted sadness. Suzanne, you know I love you and I know that Bryant was in the best of hands...Read More »
28 of 35 | Posted by: Doenie Nylen - Rochester Hills, MI

“I am truly sorry Suzanne & family what a wonderful person Bryant was always smiling.May Bryant rest in peace. Peace, Charlotte Omiatek, Past OHCC...Read More »
29 of 35 | Posted by: Charlotte Omiatek, Hostess OHCC - MI

“Uncle Bryant was a wonderful, smart man with a huge heart who always had a warm smile for everyone that he met. He will always hold a very special...Read More »
30 of 35 | Posted by: Julie Schmidt - Macomb, MI

“Uncle Bryant, you were always so loving and upbeat. A true gentleman to all. So many people loved, respected, and cared for you. Rest in peace. You...Read More »
31 of 35 | Posted by: Shellie Maitre - Rochester, MI

“One of my very first productions was with "The Master", Bryant Ewing. So sorry for your loss Suzanne. We would have dinner in L.A. And he talked...Read More »
32 of 35 | Posted by: Rita Cox - Birmingham, MI

“Bryant was one of the pillars of the Detroit Media Production Industry. I remember visiting the Ultramedia offices when it was on James Couzens -...Read More »
33 of 35 | Posted by: David Haldeman - Bloomfield, MI

“Bryant was a true gentleman and never lost his entrepreneurial roots. It was a honor to know and partner with him in the past. We wish Suzanne and...Read More »
34 of 35 | Posted by: Bob & Betty Palmer - Fenton, MI

“Our thoughts and prayers are with Suzanne and his family at this very, very sad time. We have nothing but great memorys of Bryant he was always so up...Read More »
35 of 35 | Posted by: Rosie & Mark Rockov - Canton, MI

BRYANT EWING Veteran Executive Producer Mr. Ewing, age 70, died on Monday, February 21, 2011 at Odyssey House in Southfield, Michigan. He was born on July 28, 1940 in Traverse City, Michigan to Richard Bush and Betty Jeanne Bryant Ewing. He was a resident of Birmingham, Michigan. Mr. Ewing was an executive producer, and owner and operator of Luna Pier Films, the successor shop of Ultramedia Productions, with bases in Detroit, Santa Monica, and New York. Mr. Ewing was Membership Director at Kingsley Inn, Traverse City, Michigan. He was also a member of Oakland Hills Country Club in Bloomfield Hills, the Kingsley Club (Traverse City), and Bel-Air Country Club in California. He enjoyed drawing, golf, the guitar, and paddle tennis.Mi Mr. Ewing was a proud veteran of the U.S. Army Surviving Life Companion: Suzanne Kuecken Surviving Son: Jason Ewing Suzanne's mom: Nettie Kuecken "Ma" Surviving Siblings: Bettina and Kendall Ewing Nieces/Nephews: Joe, Jacob, and Kristin Schmidt, and Samantha and Lindsay Maitre Devoted friend: Tina Lopiccolo Arrangements by A. J. Desmond & Sons Funeral Home, 2600 Crooks Road, Troy, MI 48084 (248-362-2500) Funeral Service: Friday, February 25, 2011 - 11:00 AM at First United Methodist Church, 1589 W. Maple Road, Birmingham, Michigan, with The Reverend Dr. William A. Ritter and The Reverend Dr. John E. Harnish officiating. Visitation at church begins Friday at 10:00 AM In Lieu of Flowers Memorial Tributes may be made to: Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy Research, Massachusetts General Hospital, Fund #028184, MGH Development Office, 165 Cambridge Street, Suite 600 Boston, MA 02114 ("in Memory of Bryant Ewing" on memo line)

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2600 Crooks Road Troy, MI 48084
Tel. (248) 362-2500

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