Brenda Louise Ayo Keith Rein Resident of Oakland, CA Brenda Louise Ayo Keith Rein transitioned peacefully in her home on Sunday, May 2, 2010, after a lengthy battle with esophageal cancer. Brenda was born on January 10, 1942, in New Orleans Louisiana. She was 68 years old, and a long time resident of Oakland. Brenda graduated from San Francisco State University with a Bachelor of Arts degree and from the University of Kentucky with a Master of Arts degree. Brenda worked in the banking industry as a stock broker and trader of international commodities. Brenda was a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority. She was an avid reader, and an international traveler. Brenda is survived by her husband, Attorney, Paul Rein, son Vincent Keith, of London England, and daughter Pamela Keith of Indianapolis, Indiana. In lieu of flowers, please donate to the American Cancer Society
. There will be a memorial service at the Chapel of the Chimes at 11 am Saturday, May 8. A reception will follow at noon. The address is: 4499 Piedmont Ave., Oakland, CA.