43, of Lowell, passed away unexpectedly Tuesday, March 24, 2020. He is survived by his parents, Jim and Carol; maternal grandmother, Irma Deichen; siblings Brian (Dawn), Laurie (Jason Gleim) Durall, Linsey (Kevin) Santelik; nieces and nephews, Jordyn , Hayley and Alyssa Durall, Austin, Brayden, Dylan and Kaylin Santelik; as well as aunts, uncles and cousins and his best friend, Gracie his golden retriever. He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Walter F. Deichen, Darrold and Eleanore Blackman and uncle, Thomas Deichen.
Cremation will precede services, to be announced and held at a later date, through Sheets Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Lowell, IN. Brett was a 1995 graduate of Lowell High School and proud Red Devil Football team member. He was a Personal Trainer/Fitness Manager and bodybuilder where he won Champion of The Sherman Classic Competition. Brett was a people person, lending a helping hand whenever possible. He often spoke to students about the dangers of steroid use, addiction and the importance of a healthy lifestyle.
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