Last Known Activity|
Brett Michael Barragree, 36, of Woodland, passed away on Friday, February 13, 2015 surrounded by his loved ones.
He was born October 26, 1978, in Watseka, the son of Kenneth Barragree and Sue Horner-Wirks.
Mr. Barragree married Becky (Thompson) Pries on April 20, 2010, in Watseka, IL.
Brett was a Paramedic for Riverside EMS, Woodland Fire Fighter, USCG AET2 E5, and a 3rd Cass Boatswain's Mate. He was also an EMS Instructor, Woodland Fire EMS Coordinator, Fire Fighter 2, and a Watseka Fire Fighter. He enjoyed camping, fishing, horror movies, and comic books.
Surviving Mr. Barragree is his wife, Becky Pries of Woodland; two sons, Cameron Barragree of Watseka, and Charles K. Pries III of Woodland; two brothers and sister-in-laws, Brian and Mary Barragree of Watseka, and Brandon and Nancy Barragree of Watseka; one step-sister, Emily Wirks-Mano and Sharaz Mano of Bay Village, Ohio; one step-brother, Matthew and Meghan Wirks of Vienna, Virginia; one brother-in-law, Roger "RT" Thompson and Jessie Thompson of Woodland; parents, Kenneth and Suzie Barragree of Watseka, and Sue and Tom Wirks of Woodland; grandparents, Ted and Mae Horner of Watseka, and Eugene "Pete" Barragree of Watseka; six nieces and nephews, Ethan Barragree of Watseka, Madelyn, Mia, and Max Wirks of Vienna, VA, and Dylan and Daytin Thompson of Woodland.
He is also preceded in death by his paternal grandmother, Mary "Sis" Barragree; and one Uncle, Gary Horner.
Visitation will be held from 4-8pm on Friday, February 20, 2015, at Baier Funeral Home in Watseka.
Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 am on Saturday, February 21, 2015, at Baier Funeral Home in Watseka. A one hour visitation will be held prior to services.
Burial will follow at Body Cemetery in Woodland, IL.
Chaplain Jerry Gregoire will be officiating.
Memorials in Mr. Barragree's name can be made to the Family's Wishes.