Marcus “Brent” Wiederstein, 48, the son of Allen and Jeanette (Bryan) Wiederstein passed away Thursday, October 19, 2017.
Brent grew up in Enid and Edmond, OK and graduated from Deer Creek High School in 1987. In the fall of 1987, Brent attended Oklahoma Christian University where he met the love of his life, Debbie (Shotts) Wiederstein. Brent and Debbie began their life together June 30, 1990. The majority of Brent’s career was in sales with HD Supply as a Regional Sales Director.
Brent was a devoted husband of 27 years and a loving father of two. He enjoyed listening to music, watching any WWII documentary, and entertaining and grilling for his family. He took great pleasure in spending time outdoors – hunting with Ryan and Devan. Brent was always welcoming and warm and he wanted family and friends around. He loved the 4th of July and threw many epic 4th of July parties.
Brent was a life-long Christian and attended Edmond church of Christ along with his family. Brent and Debbie always taught children’s classes at church. He was so good with kids and making them feel special, treating his classes to donuts and his nieces, nephews and neighbors with root beers and ice cream.
Brent is preceded in death by his sister, April Wiederstein, his grandparents George Bryan, Allen and Vivian Wiederstein, and his aunt Linda Bryan. He is survived by his wife Debbie, son Ryan and daughter Devan, his parents Allen and Jeanette, brother Heath and wife Tiffany and their children Ian and Brody and April’s sons Hunter and Clay as well as Clara Mae “Grandma” Bryan and numerous Uncles, Aunts, and Cousins.
A public viewing will be held from 12:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., Sunday, October 22, 2017 at Matthews Funeral Home. A celebration of Brent’s life and legacy will be held Monday, October 23, 2017 at 2 p.m. at the Edmond church of Christ in Edmond, OK. In lieu of flowers the family requests donations to the local DAV, Lariat Creek Christian Camp, and Search Ministries.