Brennen Scott “Mookie” O'Connell, 21, of Springfield, passed away Saturday, August 8, 2020. He was born August 26, 1998 in Battle Creek, the son of Mike Koch and Dusty O’Connell. Brennen worked at Homespun for 3 plus years. He was very comical, loved to entertain, and was the life of the party. Brennen loved to play basketball, entertain little kids, and play video games. He had a huge heart and wherever Brennen was, he made sure he didn’t go unnoticed.
He is survived by his mother, Dusty (Mike VanDenOever) O'Connell; father, Mike Koch; siblings, Dustin (Victoria) O'Connell and Brittany (Casey) Miedema; maternal grandmother, Debra O'Connell; paternal grandfather, Gary Koch; aunts, Diana (Kevin) Force and Dawn (Lee) Long; uncle, Christopher Koch; cousins, Justin (Jena) Force, Brent Force, Aaron Force, Andrew Daniels, Destalee Long, Ceanna Long; and several other loved family members.
He was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather, David O'Connell and uncle, David O'Connell.
Visitation will be held Saturday, August 15th from 2:00-4:00 PM at Bachman Hebble Funeral Service. Memorial donations may be made to the family or the funeral home towards funeral expenses. Arrangements by the Bachman Hebble Funeral Service. (269)965-5145 www.bachmanhebble.com