|Birth: ||Jun. 29, 1973|
|Death: ||Mar. 16, 2007|
Rock Island County
Brandon K. Byerly, 33, of Rock Island, formerly of Peoria, died at 8:19 p.m. on Friday, March 16, 2007 in Rock Island. He was born on June 29, 1973 in Peoria, son of Robert Keith and Sharon Jones Byerly. He was preceded in death by his father; one uncle, Greg Jones; his paternal grandparents and his maternal grandparents, Lucile and Walter Jones. Surviving are his mother of Peoria; one brother, Robert "Bruce" (Lynn) Byerly of Peoria; one niece, Amelia Jane Byerly of Peoria; three cousins, Elizabeth "Betsy" Jones of Laguna Beach, CA, Joseph (Josette) Jollief of Florida and Roxanne Jones of Los Angeles, CA; one uncle, Larry (Merry) Byerly of Peoria and his god mother, Sandra Erikson of St. Petersburg Beach, FL. Brandon was an alumnus of Drake University in Iowa, where he was a member of Sigma Alpha Epsilon Fraternity. He also completed a two-year course to receive an Airframe Maintenance Technician's License at Rock Valley College in Rockford, Il. He was of the Episcopal faith. Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, March 21, 2007 at Woolsey-Wilton Funeral Home in Peoria. Father John R. Throop will officiate. There will be no visitation. Cremation rites have been accorded. Graveside services will be at 12:30 p.m. on Wednesday at Christ Church Cemetery in Limestone Township. Directions to Christ Church Cemetery: Travel West on Farmington Road, 1 1/2 miles past Maxwell Road, turn right on Christ Church Road and travel approximately 1/4 mile and church/cemetery is on right. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to PAWS, 2600 NE Perry, Peoria, IL 61603, or Paws & Claws, 901 W. Garfield, Bartonville, IL 61607, or Great Plains Diabetic Research, 200 S. Hillside St., Wichita, KS 67211.
Obituary, Woolsey Wilton Funeral Home.
Christ Episcopal Church Cemetery
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