Edward Casey Brent died at his River Forest home after a brief illness on Nov. 4, 2012, his 25th birthday. He was a student at Lincoln Technical College and attended Holy Cross and OPRF high schools. He was an alumni member of the All God's Children Choir and took piano lessons for many years from Angela Wright of Oak Park.
Mr. Brent is survived by his daughters, Ariana Kantorowski and Jamaya Brent; his parents, David and Janice (nee Daley) Brent; his brother, Patrick (Heather) Brent; his nephews, Finn and Joss Bren; his niece, Ruby Brent; his special friends, Erin (Brad) Lester, Catherine Wade, and Adrienne Catrambone; and his many cousins and friends.
There will be a memorial service for Casey at noon on Saturday, Dec. 1, 2012 at St. Giles Catholic Church, 1045 Columbian Ave., in Oak Park with a reception to follow at the church.
Arrangements were handled by Gamboney and Son Funeral Directors.
In lieu of flowers, donations for the benefit of Casey's children should be forwarded to the family at P.O. Box 1147, Oak Park, IL 60304.