Brandi Beth Kersten, 40, of Hamburg, died Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2017 at her residence. Brandi was a native and life long resident of Hamburg, a 1995 graduate of Hamburg High School and a member of the Hamburg First United Methodist Church.
She was preceded in death by her grandparents, H.T. and Regina Pennington Reep and Willfred Kersten.
Survivors include a daughter, Jayda Beth Knight; her parents, Bill and Genie Reep Kersten, all of Hamburg; her grandmother, Mary Beth Lawrence Kersten of Benton; three uncles and two aunts. The family would like to express a special Thank You to James and Sarah Robinson for their love and care of Jayda, and to the doctors and nurses that have helped with Brandi’s care and her fight with diabetes for the past 32 years.
A memorial service was 2 p.m., Oct. 7 at the Hamburg First United Methodist Church with the Rev. Greg Comer officiating.
A private inurnment will be in the Hamburg First United Methodist Church Columbarium.
Memorials may be made to the Hamburg First United Methodist Church, 202 S Main Street, Hamburg, AR 71646 or to the American Diabetes Association, PO Box 15829, Arlington, VA 22215. Arrangements were under the direction of Jones-Hartshorn Funeral Home of Hamburg.
Online condolences may be made to jones-hartshorn.com.