Brett Lindner

COAL CITY—Brett Lindner, 64, of Coal City, passed away Sunday, Sept. 12, 2022 at his home surrounded by family.
Born May 31, 1958 in Morris, Brett Arthur was a son of Lois Margaret (nee Weber) Wharrie, of Coal City and the late Jack Edward Lindner. He was raised in Wilmington and Braidwood and worked many years for Chicago Aerosol.
Brett loved music and enjoyed playing the guitar. Some of his favorite pastimes were playing bags, watching both NASCAR and football, and being outdoors. Brett took pleasure in planting his garden and tending to the yard. He will most be remembered for his personable demeanor and cherished his time hanging out with his friends.
Survivors include his mother, Lois Wharrie; children: James Lindner (Tess), of Diamond and Kyle (Nicole) Lindner, of Morris; his long-time companion and life partner, Annette Brassard and her children: Tim (Jenn) Haake, Stephanie (Brandon) Clubb and Jennifer McPherson; 25 grandchildren, five siblings: David (Martha) Lindner, of Kentucky; Michael Lindner, of Coal City; Jamie (Scott) Allen, of Wilmington; Laurie Keasler, of Joliet and Beth Lindner, of Romeoville and one sister-in-law, Donna Millenbine, of Mill Shoals, IL, as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
Brett was preceded in death by his maternal and paternal grandparents, father, Jack Lindner; two brothers, Larry Lindner and Warren James Lindner in infancy; one son, Nathan Lindner and his step-father, Milton “Mutt” Wharrie.
The family will receive friends for a visitation at Reeves Funeral Home, 75 N. Broadway, one block north of IL Route 113 in Coal City on Saturday, Sept. 17, 2022 from 12 p.m. until time of funeral service at 3 p.m. Rev. Dr. Roy Backus will officiate, and cremation rites will be accorded at the conclusion of the services.
Preferred memorials may be made as gifts in Brett’s memory to the family for their distribution.
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Funeral services and arrangements have been made under the direction and care of Reeves Funeral Homes, Ltd. in Coal City.