Brandon Pierce

BRANDON M. PIERCE, 17 BELOVED SON AND GRANDSON ROCKFORD - Brandon M. Pierce, 17, who will be forever in our hearts, departed this world after such a short life Friday, Nov. 30, 2012. Born Sept. 5, 1995, in Rockford, son of Michael E. Pierce and Tina M. Shampo. Brandon enjoyed video games and helping his grandma Jan work in her flower garden. He is survived by father, Michael Pierce; mother, Tina Holderfield; sisters, Nicole Pierce of Chicago and Brittney Pierce of Princeton, Ind.; grandparents, Robert and Janice Spickler of Machesney Park, and Louis and Gladys Shampo of Princeton, Ind.; great-grandparents, Paul and Lucille Gay; and girlfriend, Amanda Blackman. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 7, at Honquest Family Funeral Home with Crematory, Rockford Chapel, 4311 N. Mulford Road. In lieu of flowers, memorials to the family. A private family memorial service will be held. To share memories or express condolences, please visit honquestfh.com.

Published in Rockford Register Star from Dec. 5 to Dec. 6, 2012