Friday, May 16, 2008

Prayer for the Brennemans

Just 21, Brad began his journey in God's hands on May 8, 2008, in Temperance, MI. He was born April 29, 1987, in Toledo, to Bill and Janice (Aldred) Brenneman. He attended Bedford High School and St. Mary's Catholic Central High School then went on to be a freshman at Miami University of Ohio and was also a student at Monroe Community College. Brad planned to join the U.S. Navy after attending classes this summer at MCC. Brad was an avid lover of all sports; playing baseball, basketball, football and soccer throughout his school years. He also played on several travel teams and was always a team player. Brad was a fun-loving person who loved to fish and enjoyed sunny vacations on the beaches of Florida and recently enjoyed a vacation on the Pacific West Coast with family. He was preceded in death by his father, Bill A. Brenneman Jr. and his grandfather, Herbert Oberdorf of Florida. He is survived by his loving mother, Janice and brother, Bryan; grandmother, Dolores Aldred, Cape Coral, FL; grandparents, Bill and Linda Brenneman, Toledo and Norman and Judith Aldred, Newberg, OR; as well as many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. A memorial celebration service honoring the life of Brad will be held Friday, May 16 at 6:30 p.m. at Crossroads Community Church, 6960 Sylvania-Petersburg Rd, Ottawa Lake, MI. A reception will follow the service. Arrangements entrusted to the Bedford Funeral Chapel, 8300 Lewis Ave. Temperance, MI. Online condolences may be shared at

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

his birth year was stated incorrectly in this article.