Anna "Fay" Brem


Anna "Fay" Brem, nee Brawley, 74, of Fairview Heights, Illinois, born Tuesday, September 7, 1937, in East Saint Louis, IL, died Thursday, November 3, 2011 at Memorial Hospital in Belleville, Illinois.

Mrs. Brem worked as an accounts payable clerk for Anderson Hospital in Maryville, IL and she was a member of Swansea Church.


She was preceded in death by her:

  • Parents: Vergil E. and Katie L. nee Horn Brawley
  • One Brother: Virgil Brawley
  • Two Sisters
    • Laverne Avery
    • Helen Steppe

Surviving are her:

  • One Daughter: Melinda Fay (Larry M.) Kern of O Fallon, IL
  • Two Sisters
    • Georgia A. Brawley of Swansea, IL
    • Nellie M. (Raymond) Ross of Desert Hot Springs, CA
  • Two Grandchildren
    • Lara (Will) Baker
    • Adam Kern 
  • Sister-in-law: Dorothy Brawley of Fairview Heights, IL
  • Extended Family
    • Becky (Jim) Durham
    • Jeffrey (Kristin) Durham
    • Jessica Durham
  • Many Nieces & Nephews that were near and dear to her heart.


Memorials: Memorials may be made to the Family Hospice of Belleville Area

Visitation:  Friends may call from 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm Sunday, November 6, 2011 at Kurrus Funeral Home in Belleville, Illinois.

Funeral:  Funeral services will be held at 7:00 pm Sunday, November 6, 2011 at Kurrus Funeral Home Chapel, with Rev. Mike Smith officiating  Private family burial will be held at Holy Cross Cemetery, Fairview Heights, Illinois.

Condolences left for Anna "Fay" Brem:

    My deepest sympathy, thoughts and prayers to all of you .. Fay was a fun ,loving,wonderful lady and she will deeply be missed.

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    Sending our sympathy, thoughts love and prayers to everyone. Mema was a fun loving, Godly woman who loved her family and shared her heart unconditionally.

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