Keeping Brett’s memory alive
SOLON– Although Brett Smith passed away nearly four years ago, his memory is still going strong in the hearts of his friends, family and community.
The son of Jeff and Carmen Smith, Brett was diagnosed with Acute Myloid Leukemia in January of his senior year. He was treated at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics but was later sent to the MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, Texas, and passed away there on April 16, 2012.
In 2014, Sarah Drea and Brady Smith, first cousins of Brett, organized a running and walking event in honor of their family member.