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Brent Matthew Weiler

Brent Matthew Weiler, 38 of Sioux Falls, SD (formally of Remsen, IA), lost his courageous battle with cancer on January 21, 2014 surrounded by his loving family.
         A Visitation at Heritage Funeral Home in Sioux Falls, SD will be held  Thursday January 23, from 3 pm to 8 pm with family present from 6-8 pm.  
        Mass of Christian Burial will be held 10:30am, Saturday, January 25, 2014 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Remsen, Iowa.  Burial will follow in the St. Mary's Cemetery in Remsen.  Visitation will be anytime after 4 pm Friday January 24, 2014, there will be a parish rosary at 5 pm and a vigil prayer service  at 7 pm all at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Remsen.
        He was born to Gilbert and Audrey (Galles) Weiler, November 10, 1975, in Orange City, IA. Brent graduated from Remsen Union High School in 1994 and received a Bachelor of Science degree from Teikyo Westmar University, Le Mars, IA, in 1997. He married Jodi Fiedler in 1995, and they lived in Le Mars, IA for three years. 

        After completing his degree, Brent and Jodi moved to Sioux Falls, SD, where Brent started his career at Dial Bank (later known as Wells Fargo Financial) in May of 1997. Brent was one of the youngest Vice President’s at Wells Fargo when he was promoted in 2007. He then joined Lawrence & Schiller TeleServices in 2008, where he started a new division that grew into a nationally recognized sales team who won numerous awards across the country.

        Brent was also very active in the community. He held leadership positions within the Sioux Empire United Way and helped other businesses in Sioux Falls raise money for this great cause. For his community involvement, Brent was named the Volunteer of the Year in 2007. Most recently, the United Way executive team honored Brent by establishing the first annual Brent Weiler Bulldog Award. This award will be presented annually to a volunteer who demonstrates the tenacity, determination, leadership and spirit that Brent showed while helping the United Way.  

        Brent is survived by his spouse, Jodi Weiler; two daughters, Alyssa and Jasmine, all of Sioux Falls, SD. Parents, Gilbert and Audrey Weiler of Remsen, IA; two brothers, Cory (Robin) Weiler and Troy (Kelly) Weiler, all of Remsen, IA. Three sisters, Crystal (Dustin) Colling of Le Mars, IA, Robin Weiler of Ankeny, IA, Hope (Nick) Fynaardt of Orange City, IA. Grandmothers, Theresita Weiler of Remsen, IA and Arlene Galles of Remsen, IA; and many uncles, aunts, cousins, nieces and nephews.

        He is also survived by his father and mother-in-law, Robert and Karen Fiedler of Remsen, IA; two brothers-in-law, Chad (Steph) Fiedler of Underwood, IA, Josh (Sara) Fiedler of Sioux Falls, SD; and one sister-in-law, Nicole (Ryan) Galles of Clive, IA. Grandmother, June Schiltz of Remsen, IA, and many nieces and nephews.

        Preceded in death by Gilbert Weiler, Sr., Milton Galles, Arnold and Kathryn Fiedler, Richard Schiltz and his beloved boxer, Asia.

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I am so sorry for your loss of an amazing young man.His obituary is a wonderful testament to a life well-lived.My thoughts and prayers will be with your family. Love, grear Aunt Lois

Lois Theisen Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM

bud and audra, we are so sorry for your loss, we are sending thoughts and prayers your way, jc and gail

jc and gail swanberg Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM

We wish to express our sympathy to the family and friends of a great young man. Brent was always eager and a force on my Remsen-Union Basketball Team. I respected him so much as a player, student, and friend. He was a perfectionist that continued to excel in his work & v...

Rockie & Jane Bork Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM

I played football with Brent for 3 years in high school. I am so glad that I knew Brent because he impacted everyone he met. No one worked or played harder than he did. He also had outstanding character. I remember his senior year, playing West Lyon and we had given t...

Jeff Grabe Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM

I am so so sorry to hear of Brent's passing. You are all in my thoughts and prayers.

Lynn Orban Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss.

Dan Schumacher Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM

I am so sorry for your loss of an amazing young man.His obituary is a wonderful testament to a life well-lived.My thoughts and prayers will be with your family. Love, grear Aunt Lois

Lois Theisen Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM

My deepest sympathies to all of the family and friends that surrounded this great man and inspiring individual. You will be highly missed brother!!

DARIN WILSON Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM

So, so sorry. We can't imagine the loss you are feeling but want you to know that we will include all of you in our prayers.

Fritz and Bonnie Dirksen Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM