Brandi Grib

June 26, 1979-October 3, 2011

Visitation: Visitation will be Thursday from 2:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Anderson Funeral Home in Canton. Family will be present from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.
Service: Funeral services will be at 1:00 p.m. Friday, Oct. 7, at Canton United Methodist Church, with burial at Forest Hill Cemetery near Canton.

Brandi Kaye Grib, age 32, died suddenly Monday, Oct. 3, 2011 at Avera McKennan Hospital in Sioux Falls.  Funeral services will be at 1:00 p.m. Friday, Oct. 7, at Canton United Methodist Church, with burial at Forest Hill Cemetery near Canton.  Visitation will be Thursday from 2:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Anderson Funeral Home in Canton.  Family will be present from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.
Brandi was born June 26, 1979 in Sioux Falls to Russell and Dawn (Weiland) Tiemann.  She grew up in Canton and graduated from Canton high School in 1997.  Brandi worked in customer service at First Premier Bank and Starmark in Sioux Falls.  She also was employed at CNA Security.
Brandi married Viktor Grib March 14, 2005 at Las Vegas, NV.  They lived in Dell Rapids before moving to Baltic. 
She was a very kind, caring, fun-loving and happy person.  Her greatest accomplishment in her short life was being a very strong mother, loving wife, daughter and sister.  Her passion in life was her family and friends.  Her love for them was indescribable.
Grateful for having shared her life are: her husband, Viktor, children- Danilo, Zina, Van, and Zoie; her parents, Russell and Dawn Tiemann, Sioux Falls; her sister, Brenda Tiemann, Canton; her brother, Brent (Betsy) Tiemann, Canton; grandparents- Gordon (Pat) Weiland and Dean Olson, mother and father-in-law, Daniel and Zina Grib; brothers-in-law- Paul (Jessica) Grib, Andre (Laura) Grib, Sergey (Ludmilla) Grib, Roman Grib, Joe (Beth) Grib, Mikey (Allison) Grib, Tim Grib, and David Grib; sister-in-law, Nellie (Yure) Tormozov; 8 nieces and 11 nephews; many other special family and friends, including neighbors, Josh and Kiri Sells.  Brandi was preceded in death by her grandmothers, Grace McChristy and Dorothy Olson and great-grandmother, Mildred Sanderson.


35 condolences have been left

  1. I played the clarient with Brandi at CHS. She laughed when I got in trouble, but was always willing to help me understand the material (so that I won’t get into trouble.) My thoughts and prayers go to her family and friends. I will always remember Brandi for her kindness, and her willingness to help others.

  2. So sorry to hear about Brandi’s passing. We know that she will be watching over us. God Bless all of you. She will be greatly missed.

  3. Vik, we got the news of Brandi’s passing from Kelli O. Startling and sad news to say the least. Obviously we didn’t know Brandi well but the few times we met her and spoke with her we were charmed at her gentle and genuine spirit. We would offer to help more if we were in the area. We will remember you and the kids in our prayers and we will ask that you be strengthened to find your way through this tragedy. Our deepest sympathies, Carmen and Beth.

  4. I met Brandi when I worked with her husband at MC&R Pools, I later worked with her at CNA Surety. She was a fun person to be around and outgoing. She will be missed by all. My thoughts and prayers are will all of you.

  5. So sorry to hear of Brandi’s passing. She was very friendly in school and had a laugh that could make you smile. Thoughts and prayers to your whole family!! Jamie Henkel

  6. My deepest sympathy. Treasure your wonderful memeories of Brandi, may they give you comfort during this difficult time. My prayers will be with you.

  7. To the Family of Brandi, We were so sorry to hear of the loss of Brandi. She will be dearly missed by all the lives she has touched. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you, during this most difficult time. With Deepest Sympathy, Johnson Feed

  8. We are so sorry to hear of your loss. It is so difficult to lose someone so close and so young. May God give you the strength in the days ahead. Our thoughts and prayers with be with your entire family.

  9. Russ and Brent, I am so sorry for the loss of your daughter and sister. My thoughts and prayers go out to you in this time of hurt and sorrow.

  10. I was so sad to hear of this….No words to comfort for such a young loss….Our deepest sympathy to all .. joe an gina an nikolas an brookelynne tiemann

  11. My Dear Brandi, First & foremost I want to Thank You for sharing your beautiful smile and friendship with me. In your short life you have shown us all how to be a true friend and loving wife, but most importantly you have shown us all how to be a wonderful Mother. You will live on in your beautiful children and we will not them forget who you are and how much you loved them. I miss seeing you when I come home from work, I miss your smile and laughter. Rest in peace my dear friend, till we see each other again.

  12. Brandi was a very sweet, kind, caring young lady. She always had a smile on her face and a positive attitude. I am very sorry about her death. May her family find peace in knowing that Brandi is in God’s hands and an angel, looking after her precious children.

  13. Russ, Dawn, Brenda, & Brent. We are sorry for your loss. Our thoughts are with you. We remember Brandi when she was just a baby. Gone to soon, to young.

  14. My deepest sympathies to Brandi’s family, you are in my thoughts and prayers. She will be greatly missed.

  15. Dawn & family — My deepest sympathies to you. May God watch over you and give you peace during this time of grieving and the months & years to follow. I cannot even express how sorry I am. Alice

  16. Dear Russ, Dawn and family, I am so sorry about your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you. Kathy (Bell) Ringgenberg

  17. I just wanted to leave a note saying how much Brandi will be missed. She was such an amazing mother and such a wonderful person. Even when things were tough, she stayed so positive. My heart goes out to all her friends and family. Especially those beautiful children, her husband, and parents. May God hold you all extra close during this very difficult time.

  18. Very sorry for your loss. I hope you find comfort in remembering..Your family is in our thoughts and prayers

  19. I would just like to leave my thoughts and prayers for Brandi’s family and friends. She was an amazing mother and person.

  20. You are in our thoughs and prayers at this very difficult time .. Words cannot express the sympathies that are being sent your way !!! With God all things are possible!!

  21. Viktor and your little ones, my heart goes out to you in your time of sorrow, may your hearts and souls find peace and comfort.

  22. Dawn – words cannot express how sorry I am to hear of your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your entire family. May the love of God and the knowledge that others deeply care about you and your family comfort you. With Deepest Sympathy.

  23. Gone too soon. My condolences to Brandi’s family. You’re in my prayers during this difficult time

  24. My heart is so heavy for all of you, and is it hard to find the words to express how very sad I am that you have lost your precious Brandi….I pray that you will feel God’s comfort as you go through these nexy days, and for all of the days ahead. I will continue to pray for all of you. May God bless you .

  25. Our prayers are with you all! Brandi was a great mother and wife to her family. she will be greatly missed by many.

  26. My thoughts and prayers are with your whole family for your loss. May you find comfort in knowing shes in peace, God must have a special plan for Brandi

  27. My thoughts and prayers go out to the family and friends of Brandi. So was such a sweet and wonderful person. She will be greatly missed by many.

  28. Dawn and family, no words can express the saddness you are going through. But memories are what you can hold onto forever. You are all in my thoughts and prayers.