Brian Michael Earney, 41, of Pontoon Beach, passed away after his courageous battle with cancer at 3:05 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016, at Anderson Hospital in Maryville.
He was born Nov. 4, 1974, in St. Louis, the son of Colleen Hendrix Tilley of Pontoon Beach and Dennis (Patty) Earney of St. Louis.
On Oct. 31, 1997, he and Lisa Marie Hunt were married in Edwardsville. She survives in Pontoon Beach.
Brian was a fan of NHRA drag racing and the St. Louis Blues. He loved fishing, photography and spending time with his family.
In addition to his wife and parents, he is survived by three sons, Ryan, Austin and Zachary Earney of Pontoon Beach; a sister, Nina Jones of Chicago; mother-in-law, Vicky D. Hunt, and sister-in-law, Pamela Portwood, both of Pontoon Beach; grandfather, Orville “Red” Earney of Hillsboro, Mo.; two nephews, Brandon and Kyle Robinson of St. Charles, Mo., and many extended family and friends. - #TeamBrian.
He was preceded in death by an uncle, Danny Joe Earney and grandparents, Marge and Harold Cockrell and Helen Earney.
Visitation will be from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, Feb. 12, 2016, at Wojstrom Funeral Home & Crematory, where services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 13, 2016. Burial will follow at Sunset Hills Memorial Estates in Glen Carbon.
Memorial donations may be made to the family for the benefit of his children.
Online information and guestbook may be found at www.wojstrom.com.