Memorial contributions may be made to the Donor's Choice or to Therapeutic Horsemanship in care of Pitman Funeral Home, P.O. Box 248, Wentzville, MO 63385.
Shirley Jean Brakensiek nee Hueffmeier passed away on April 17, 2016, at the age of 70. She is survived by her son, Tracy (Stephanie) Brakensiek; three sisters, Angie (Fred) Juengermann, Joyce Brakensiek and Vanita (Jim) Joerling; three grandchildren, Chase, Trey and Shelby; sister-in-law, Sharon (Mike) Lewton and numerous other family and friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, Dennis Brakensiek; parents, George and Dorothy Hueffmeier nee Breitenbach and daughter, Tonia Brakensiek. Shirley enjoyed gardening, working on the farm and playing with her grandchildren. She loved being a farmer and adored her grandchildren. She was loved and will be remembered my many.