Brenda Lee Wightman of Caro, age 54, passed away on Monday, September 9, 2019, at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit. Brenda was born March 21, 1965, in Cass City, the daughter of Dennis and Linda (Gostick) Langley. She was employed for 25 years with Engineered Tools Corporation. She was a lifelong member of St. Paul Lutheran Church, and a member of the Caro Moose Lodge and Caro Gun Club. Brenda enjoyed gardening, camping, antiquing, photography, and spending time with her dogs and grandchildren.

Brenda is survived by her significant other, Scott Gould of Caro; one daughter, Becky McIntosh and her significant other, Travis Warren of Caro; parents, Dennis and Linda Langley of Caro; three grandchildren: Chole, Melanie and Hailey McIntosh; Brenda’s chosen grandchildren: Sophie Warren and Lily Johnson; two sisters and spouses: Lori and Raymond Klinesmith of Sebewaing, Jennifer and Michael Van Camp of Grand Blanc; one brother, David Langley of Hillsdale; five nieces and nephews: Eric Cannon, Dana Klinesmith, Allison Campbell, Collin Van Camp and Noah Van Camp; great-niece and great-nephews: Bryce Cannon, Callie Katz and Lincoln Katz; Brenda’s “adopted sister” Debs Clinesmith; and Becky’s “adopted sister” Emily Bero. Brenda was preceded in death by one niece, Gianna Stejakowski.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, September 13, 2019, at the Ransford Collon Funeral Home in Caro with Rev. Michele Hile officiating. The family will be present to receive friends at the funeral home on Thursday from 3-8 p.m. and on Friday from 10 a.m. until the time of the service at 11 a.m. There will be a Women of the Moose service Thursday at 7 p.m. at the funeral home. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorial contributions to Brenda’s grandchildren’s education fund, c/o Becky McIntosh, 205 West Sherman Street, Caro, MI 48723. The family was assisted with these arrangements by the Ransford Collon Funeral Home of Caro. Friends may share memories, thoughts and prayers online at

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