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Brian Koch

Mar 06, 2002 - Dec 02, 2019


Brian Koch was born on March 6, 2002 and passed away on December 2, 2019 at the age of 17. He was currently attending school at George W. Warriner School and worked at Walmart. Brian enjoyed gaming, reading, playing outside with his dog Gordo, nature, collecting pocketknives and doing tricks with them, his cat Tupper, and dancing in the rain. He was very patient, caring and had a great sense of humor.
Brian is survived by his mother, Shirley (Oldenburg) Ruppel and father, Jeremy Koch; sister, Michele Koch; grandmother, Rosemary (McWilliams) Oldenburg and grandmother, Bernadette Cary. He is further survived by many aunts, uncles, cousins, other relatives and friends. Brian is preceded in death by his grandfather, Raymond Oldenburg and aunt, Mary Brownson.
Visitation will be held on Sunday, December 15, 2019 at Reinbold-Novak Funeral Home, 1535 S. 12th St., Sheboygan, from 1:00 p.m. until the time of memorial service at 3:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund in Brian’s name has been established.
Through our sorrow, Brian was able to help 70 other people through his gift of life through organ donation.
Online condolences may be expressed at


Date: Sunday Dec 15, 2019
Time: 1:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m.
Location: Reinbold-Novak Funeral Home [map]

Memorial Service

Date: Sunday Dec 15, 2019
Time: 3:00 p.m.
Location: Reinbold-Novak Funeral Home [map]



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David Gene Koch Jr

To Shirly and Jeremy im so very sorry for the loss of your son Brian Koch i only wish i could be there as family support so im sending you this instead

Kasey Klein

Our congregation at Trinity United Methodist church all prayed together this morning for God to wrap his loving arms around your family as you struggle with your loss. We are all thinking of you.

Amy Nelson

Jeremy, I do not know if you remember me I used to be Amy Redlich and I am MyKayla's mom. My son goes to Warriner and I heard about Brian my heart goes out to you at this very sad time. Amy Redlich Nelson

Karen Stark

To Brain's family.....Shirley such horrible news when I found out. Just want you n your family to know you have my deepest sympathies. May God guide you all thru this most difficult time. May he comfort you all n be with you. Just know I'm thinking of you n your family n may Brain rest forever in eternal peace. Love you all n God Bless you.

Tina and Steve Metz

We are so sorry for your loss. So hard to believe that he is gone. Way too young!