Carter Steven Brand, 54, Wright City, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2013, at St. Anthony Medical Center, St. Louis.
He was born to Jefferson Brand and wife Jane, nee Hoersch, Dec. 25, 1958, in St. Louis.
Carter was a mechanic for several years at Ottie Brock Chevrolet. He loved working on and trading cars. Carter enjoyed being with his family. He was an avid collector of many things and enjoyed his collection of "stuff." Carter liked to work with his backhoe and tinker around on just about anything with a motor.
He is survived by the love of his life, Virginia Kieffer; five children, Nathan Brand, Hollie Brand and fiance Jake Wilson, Heather Brand and boyfriend Mike Reed, Rachel Barrow and husband Andy and Zachary Kieffer; four brothers, Dr. Jefferson Brand and wife Bonnie, Randy Brand and wife Heidi, Chris Brand and Robert Brand and wife Julie; two sisters, Ginny Brunjes and husband Mark and Kathleen Timmerberg and husband Lenny; four grandchildren, Destiney, Landon, Addyson and Bryce; many other relatives and friends. Carter will be missed by many.
He was preceded in death by his parents and grandparents.
A memorial visitation was held Friday, Oct. 25, from 4 to 6 p.m. at Martin Funeral Home, Warrenton.
A memorial service followed the visitation.
Memorials may be given to the Juvenile Diabetes Association or Kidney Foundation, in care of Martin Funeral Home, 510 E. Main St., Warrenton, MO 63383.
The family of Carter Brand trusted Martin Funeral Home with his care.
Published in The Missourian on Nov. 14, 2013