Casey Carl Biever, age 19, of Brainerd, died Nov. 4, 2013. He was born on Oct. 15, 1994, in Brainerd to Sidney and Lynn (Conner) Biever. Casey attended the Brainerd High School. He was an avid wrestler and was a state wrestling qualifier his junior year. Casey and his friend Nate Adams were the state champions for the State High School Musky Tournament. He took jujitsu training for several years with Mr. Jarrod. He had a love for hunting, fishing, working on lawn movers and cars and he loved spending time with his dog “Teak.”
Survivors include his parents, Sid and Lynn, of Brainerd; brothers, Sean (Mary Henry) Biever, of Brainerd, Matt (Tara) Biever, of Garrison; sister, Aryn (Josh) Thompson, of Garrison; maternal grandparents, Jerry and Judy Conner, of Belmond, Iowa, Sue Conner, of Iowa City, Iowa; paternal grandparents, Thomas and Joan Biever, of Deerwood; aunts and uncles, Jeri and Steve Been, of Belmond, Iowa, Sandy and Lyle Dugas, of Silver Bay, Sean Conner, of Clarion, Iowa, and Brian and Kathy Biever, of Deerwood; cousins, Kevin (Allyson) Been, Travis Been, Danny, Brandon and Amy Biever, Sara Barstow and Pat and Larry Ramsdell; nieces and nephews, Jacob and Brandi Biever and Emily Thompson.
Preceding him in death are his paternal grandmother, Carol Biever; and nephew, Hunter Biever.
A time of gathering will be held on Thursday, Nov. 7, 2013, from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Timbermist in Brainerd. Arrangements are with the Koop Funeral Home in Crosby.