Brayden Robert Slayton, infant son of Shane and Angela (Parker) Slayton was born at 12:34 p.m. Monday, June 11, 2012, at OSF St.?Francis Medical Center, Peoria, where he passed away at 8:19 p.m. Monday in the loving arms of his parents and surrounded by his loving family. A private graveside service will be held in Prairie Haven Cemetery, Pekin. The Rev. Sandy Bunnell will officiate. Arrangements have been entrusted to Preston-Hanley Funeral Homes &?Crematory, Pekin. Memorial contributions may be made to Cherubs, 3650 Rogers Road #290, Wake Forest, NC 27587.
Survivors include his parents, Shane and Angela (Parker) Slayton; his grandparents, Lee and Nancy Parker of Geneseo and Ed and Pamela Beck of Shelbyville; great grandparents, Robert and Joyce Firth of Colona and Mary Behrends of Hudson and several aunts, uncles and cousins. He was preceded in death by his great grandfather, Robert Behrends.