Brittney R. Grider, 16, of Springfield, died at 11:57 pm, Monday, June 6, 2011 at St. John’s Hospital. She was born July 3, 1994 in Springfield to Terry Grider and Darcie Peddycoart.
She is survived by her mother Darcie Peddycoart of Springfield; father, Terry Grider of Springfield; three sisters, Alyssa and Marley Harford and Molly Grider all of Springfield; one brother, Dallton Grider of Springfield; Maternal Grandparents, Margaret “Maggie” (Pehr) Markusson of Springfield and Dave Peddycoart of Springfield; Paternal Grandparents, Kathryn (Tommy) Boastick of Springfield and Michael (Maryellen) Grider of Mechanicsburg and several aunts, uncles and cousins.
Brittney loved her family and spending time with her friends. She loved all animals including fish and turtles. She lived every day to the fullest and did not want to waste a minute! Brittney was loved and cherished by all and will be deeply and sadly missed forever.
Visitation: 4-7 pm, Friday, June 10, 2011 at Staab Funeral Home with a prayer service at 4 p.m.
Funeral Mass: 11 am, Saturday, June 11, 2011 at St. Patrick’s Church with Fr. Peter Harman officiating.
Memorial Contributions may be made to APL.