Brother Brian Nagel Enters Chapter Eternal
Brother Brian G. Nagel, Beta Phi ’92, a financial planner, died of an apparent heart attack in Scottsdale on June 13, 2017.
He was born on Sept. 29, 1967, in Orange County, California and grew up in Arizona. He pledged Sigma Chi in 1988. While at the UA, he was a member of Bobcats, Arizona Ambassadors and Order of Omega. He graduated with a bachelor of arts degree cum laude in 1992. He earned a master’s degree from the University of Phoenix in 2004.
Brother Nagel was a cast member of the Up With People from 1986-87 and a member of Phoenix 20-30, a philanthropic group dedicated to improving the quality of life of children in the Phoenix area, for 10 years. He served as vice president of the Children in Need Foundation for five years. The club was founded in 1932 by Brother Barry Goldwater.
He was a financial planner at SagePoint Financial.
Brother Nagel married Yvonne Brzozowski on Oct. 26, 2007, in Scottsdale. She survives him as does his mother Marilyn.
A celebration of his life was held June 24, 2017 at St. Patrick’s Church in Scottsdale.
All Honor to His Name.