Brenda Sue (Willenborg) Reiss, 52, of Dieterich, passed away on Monday, March 6, 2017, at her home.
A funeral mass will be held at 10:00 am Saturday, March 11, 2017 at St. Aloysius Catholic Church, Bishop Creek, with burial in the church cemetery. A visitation will be held from 4-7 pm, Friday, March 10, at the church. Memorials may be made to the donors choice. Bauer Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.
Brenda was born on June 6, 1964, in Dieterich, the daughter of Andrew and Sue Ann Willenborg. She had two children, Ryan and Shawn. Brenda was a member of St. Isidore Parish. She was employed by Quest Diagnostics for more than 25 years. Brenda was an avid sports fan of many teams, including the University of Illinois, the St. Louis Cardinals, and the St. Louis Blues. Her love of sports will live on through her family. Brenda also enjoyed her close friends, who will miss her dearly.
Brenda is survived by her 2 sons; Ryan (Adam Lancaster) of Beardstown, Il and Shawn of Dieterich, her sister, Pamela (Rick) Hoelscher of Effingham, and her brothers Gary of Dieterich, Brian (Lee) of Shumway, Kevin (Denise) of Dieterich, and Gregg of Dieterich. She also leaves behind many nieces and nephews, whom she loved very much.
Brenda was preceded in death by her parents.