Brian M. Walston

NEBO, Ill. -- Brian M. Walston, 28, of Nebo, died Saturday (Jan. 19, 2013) in the Blessing Hospital emergency room in Quincy from injuries suffered in vehicle accident a mile west of Nebo,

Brian was born in Quincy on July 29, 1984, a son of Murl and Joani Reeder Walston.

Brian was employed at Fifth Gear Manufacturing in Louisiana, Mo.

He enjoyed fishing, mushrooming, hunting, pool, karate and cage fighting.

Brian was a devoted father, and his life centered on his two sons, Daniel and Dalton.

He is survived by his mother and father, of rural Nebo; his sons, Daniel Murl and Dalton Matthew of the home; two sisters, Angie (Todd) Grammer of Nebo and Annette (Craig Westfall) Stabile of Valley City; grandparents Gladys (Robert) Clarkson of Pittsfield, Adine Walston of Pittsfield, Don (Betty) Reeder of Melford, Ind., and Nancy Daniel of Milton; three nieces, Bethany Grammer, Grace Ann Stabile and Rose Lynn Stabile; a nephew, Elijah Grammer; and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.

Brian was preceded in death by his grandfathers Harold "Shug" Walston and Lyndle Labby; a sister, Amanda Walston, in 1982; and a niece, Savannah Grammer.

SERVICES: 11 a.m. Wednesday in the Niebur Funeral Home in Pittsfield. Interment will be in the Greenpond Cemetery near Pearl.

VISITATION: 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday in the funeral home.

MEMORIALS: Daniel Walston and Dalton Walston Education Fund.

ARRANGEMENTS: Niebur Funeral Home, Pittsfield.


Condolences may be expressed online at

Funeral Home

Niebur Funeral Home - Pittsfield
530 West Adams Pittsfield, IL 62363
(217) 285-5505

Published in Quincy Herald-Whig from Jan. 21 to Jan. 23, 2013