Brandy Marie Metz, 39, of Collinsville, Ill., born Oct. 1, 1976, in Belleville, Ill., passed away Dec. 25, 2015, at her home, surrounded by people she loved.
Brandy grew up in O'Fallon, attended OTHS, had participated in the Miss O'Fallon contest and played on the softball team. She was a devoted, loving, and supportive mother to her three children. Brandy's energy and tenacity remained steadfast as she fought her illness over the past several months.
She was preceded in death by her father, Dennis Frank Metz; and her mother, Debbie, nee Smith, Farley.
Surviving are her husband, Erick Kattenbraker; her children, CaSarah Metz, Caylob Haynes (his father, Bryan), and Hayden Kattenbraker; her brother, Jason (Penny) Metz; nephew, Austin; niece, Savannah; aunt, Diane (Robert) Hill; and an amazing circle of loving friends.
The family kindly requests that flowers and plants not be sent, but any contributions or expressions of sympathy be in the form of monetary donations for the children. Condolences may be extended to the family by visiting. www.wfh-ofallon.com.
Visitation: Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m., Tuesday, Dec. 29, 2015, at Wolfersberger Funeral Home, O'Fallon, Ill.
Funeral: A graveside service will be at 4 p.m., Wednesday, Dec. 30, 2015, at Mount Calvary Catholic Cemetery, on Lebanon Road (S. Main Street), in Shiloh, Ill.
WOLFERSBERGER FUNERAL HOME, O'Fallon, Ill.
Published in Belleville News-Democrat on Dec. 28, 2015