Brody Matthew Wendt

24/03/1990 - 25/08/2021


Obituary For Brody Matthew Wendt

It is with broken hearts, we announce the passing of Brody Matthew Wendt on August 25th, 2021 at the age of 31.

Brody will be forever remembered by his parents Bryan and Pauline, his sister Darcee (Justin), niece Ariya and nephews Sawyer and Leo, his Grandma Grace, and his Grandpa Don, along with many aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends.

He will be greeted by his Great Grampsies Fred, Grandma Pat, Grandpa Bob, Grandpa Walter, Uncle Morgan, cousins Jamie and Gloria, and many friends.

Brody was a one of a kind person with a true heart of gold. He was beyond talented at everything he did and had a creative passion for music, art, and writing. He loved playing all kinds of sports with his many friends, but more important than the sport itself he enjoyed just being with them. He felt most at ease when he was in the outdoors connecting with nature. Many will remember him for his big smile and love for people. Whether it was his family, friends or anyone he met from all walks of life, he cared and felt deeply. Had you known him for a short or long time, he was the kind of person who leaves a lasting impression. He had a beautiful old soul with a unique perspective on life and understanding far beyond his age. He will be incredibly missed by so many.

True to Brody’s giving nature, he was able to fulfill his wish of being an organ donor by giving his heart, lungs, and both kidneys. We know in our hearts how proud he would be of his ability to change the lives of these four people and all their loved ones.

A celebration of life will be held on Saturday September 4th at 4:00pm at the Muskoseepi Park Amphitheater in Grande Prairie, Alberta. There will be some chairs available, and we encourage you to bring a blanket or your own chair and gather anywhere along the grass. All are welcome to attend. Come as you are. A live stream will be available for any who cannot attend in person. Please see link below.

Our family asks that if you come to approach us after the service please wear a mask as we have some very immune compromised family members. Masks will be provided. Thank you.

In lieu of a reception or flowers, our family has decided to donate to the Grande Prairie Friendship Center, St. Lawrence Centre, and the Salvation Army Food Bank. We feel strongly that Brody would want us to feed people who need it, in acknowledgment of all dear ones who struggle. We encourage everyone who can to do the same.

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  • To Pauline, Bryan and family. Sending all of you love and prayers. I was so deeply saddened to hear about Brody's passing. I remember Brody when he first came into my plant shop in the Farmers Market. He had a beautiful smile and was so connected to plants and I knew immediately he was a pure soul and an amazing person. He talked about all his plants and shared his love for them and how he wanted to have a beautiful indoor garden in his sunny apartment, which he did. I loved seeing him come into my little plant shop I saw the inspiration and love for plants and nature in his eyes immediately. He definitely was connected to nature and people. I know he is doing the same right now. Xx Rest In Peace Brody .. see you on the other side someday to share more plant stories 💜 Elaine Mills (Elaine's Unique Plants)

  • Dear Bryan and family-I am very sorry to hear about the passing of your son Brody. My thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. Cathy Jands

  • Dear Pauline ,Bryan ,and family: So very sorry to hear of the loss of your precious son, Brody, praying for you during this difficult time. -Ken and Christine Fester

  • I was very saddened to learn of Brodies passing. I taught him art at Crystal Park School several years ago. I remember him as a very bright, athletic and talented kid. My condolences to you all, Bryan, Pauline and Darcee.

  • Sending love and light to all of you. Brodys smile and charm would bright up any room. He will truly be missed. All my love Ali Campbell

  • Dearest Bryan and. Pauline, I know this day is very hard, as you say goodbye to your baby boy, that was everything in your world. This day was something you never in your widest imagination, he wouldn't do life until your end. I am here and remember Brody and how sweet and respectful to me. A great man. I love you like your my blood. Learning to live without him, is not easy and never will be, love and share his memories lots even if people don't want to hear it say his name lots, take every opportunity to write it out. . I love the ones you shared, beautiful service.

  • Pauline, Bryan and Family, our deepest condolences go out to you and your family. Our thoughts and prays of strength are with you through these challenging times. Love the Doucet family.

  • Pauline , Bryan , Darcee and family , sending my condolences, Brody always has had the biggest heart , and willing to help others out no matter what he made time . Going to miss seeing you around ! So many great memories. - missy mcguigan

  • I am so sorry to hear about Brody. He truly was one of a kind with the biggest heart. He was constantly sharing his love, talents, kindness and was always the first person to help others. He has touched so many peoples lives and was so loved. Sending your family a lot of love and prayers. Love Heather

  • Pauline, Bryan & Family, so very sorry to hear about Brody. Sending thoughts and prayers at this very sad time. ❤️❤️ Cameron & Karen Littman

  • My heart feels pain for your family at the loss of your much loved son and hope time can help you ease some of your burden. Bonnie and Wayne Whitelock

  • Bryan and Pauline we are so sorry to hear of Brody's passing. We pray for God's peace for you and your family during this difficult time! With deepest sympathy, Marcel and Lois Frey

  • Brian & family So very sad to hear of Brody's passing. Sending heart felt, love & strength to you all. I only had the pleasure of meeting Brody once....what a sweet, kind man. Again, I am truly sorry for your loss. Karen & Jim Dunn (Green)

  • Pauline and Bryan, we love you so very much and are so saddened for your loss. Brody really was such a special person and the time I spent with him I will cherish forever. You must be so incredibly proud to have raised such an amazing son who meant so much to so many people, and who always inspired others through his loving positivity. Our thoughts and prayers are always with you and your family. Love, Shanna, Nolen and Chelsea ❤️

  • Pauline, I am sorry for the devastation your family is going through. My most sincere condolences go out to you and your entire family .

  • Pauline and Bryan & family. So sorry for the loss of your son Brody. Cherish your memories Brian & Alanna Boyer.

  • Bryan and Pauline we are so sorry to hear about Brody, we pray for comfort for your family during this time and the healing your memories will bring. Brent and Lynn Bevan

  • Dear Bryan, Pauline and family; we are deeply saddened to hear of Brody's passing. He will be missed by all who knew him. Sending our deepest condolences.

  • To the Wendt family, We are so sorry to hear about Brody and your loss. During the countless hours at high school and hockey, practices, games, road trips, we got to know Brody well. His strength, loyalty, charisma and unwavering care for those around him will never be forgotten. You are in our thoughts.

  • We are so very sorry for your family's loss. May he Rest In Peace. Love Laura, Jennifer, Todd and Matthew Wendt

  • My sincere condolences on the loss of your beautiful son Bryan and family.

  • Bryan and Pauline. I am so sad for you I did not know brodybut knew Bryan so well Daryl spoke so highly of you guys prayers and hugs for you sharon hay and daryl

  • Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. So sorry for your loss. Sandra and Dwayne Van Schaick

  • It is with great sadness that we offer our condolences to you Brian & Pauline and all your families. Brody had a special spot , along with all of you, in the heart of Gramma Joan and the McNally families. May he rest peacefully wrapped in the arms of Jesus....

  • Our thoughts and prayers are with you Brian and Pauline during this most difficult time. ❤️

  • Dear Pauline and Bryan, we are so sorry to hear of Brody's passing. We remember his huge smile during our hockey years together, many fun memories from that time. Our condolences to you and your family. Craig and Koreen Sather

  • Pauline,Bryan & family, I am so sorry for your loss. Brody was a gentle man with an amazing soul. I met Brody at the Farmers' Market. He quickly became one of my favourite people. I was going through my own loses and he was always willing to listen and help. His smile brought light to even the darkest days. I am grateful for the time I got to share with him and he will always be with me. Thank you for raising such a wonderful young man. Kelly Amero ❤️

  • So sorry for your family's loss. We are sending our prayers & love to all of you 🤍 love, The Cels Family

  • Pauline and family I am so very sorry for your loss - there just are no words to comfort you while you mourn your handsome/caring son - I did meet you but you may not remember! Take good care and reach out if you ever need someone to talk to ❤️ Dianne Kenney (Friend of Bern's)

  • We are so very sorry to hear about Brody. Lifting you all up in prayer. 💙. Wendy and Kevin Szakacs and family.

  • Pauline, Bryan & family - there are no words to express our sorrow for your loss, our prayers are with you. Dorothy Wurst-Thurn

  • Dear Pauline & Bryan , sending much love to you and your family ♥️ We are so sorry to hear about your beautiful son Brody . Love Don & Sherril

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