Brent A. Wreede, 54, of Delphos, passed away on July 19, 2018, at the James Cancer Center in Columbus, OH. He was born August 8, 1963, in Lima to Harold “Rodger” and Nancy (Harpster) Wreede, who both reside in Delphos. He was united in marriage to Michelle Walls on May 12, 2004, she survives in Delphos.
He is survived by four children, Craig (Katie) Wreede of Elida, Ryan Walls of Centerville, Carrie Coon of Scott, and Corey (Sadie Monzingo) Wreede of Middle Point; five grandchildren; a sister, Rhonda (Carl) Grothaus of Findlay; and father and mother-in-law, John and Vicki Michael of Delphos.
He was a 1981 graduate of Delphos Jefferson High School. Brent was a programming engineer for Elmco Engineering in Van Wert. He was a member of Good Shepherd Nazarene Church in Van Wert. He was also a member of the Delphos Eagles Arie #471.
He had a love of motorcycles, most especially Harley Davidson. His engineering skills really came out when he was working with guns. He truly enjoyed tearing them down and re-building them. He loved wood working on his C&C machine. He was a true hobbyist. He enjoyed people, talking with anyone who would listen. He would give the shirt off his back to anyone who would ask. He was also an avid travel enthusiast.
Funeral services will be on Monday, July 30, 2018, at 11:00 a.m. at Good Shepherd Nazarene Church in Van Wert. Pastor Stuart Wyatt will officiate. Friends may call on Sunday, July 29, 2018 from 2-8 p.m. at Harter and Schier Funeral Home. Memorial contributions may be made to the Good Shepherd Nazarene Church.