Brad J. Dobrich


MENDOTA - Brad J. Dobrich, 51, of Mendota, passed away Nov. 10, 2021 at his home.

Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 22 at the Merritt Funeral Home, Mendota. A memorial service will be held at 7 p.m. with Rev. Ken Gibson officiating. Private burial will be in Wenona at a later date.

Brad was born Jan. 26, 1970 in Peru to Louis and Laura (Wren) Dobrich.

Survivors include his mother, Laura (Vincent Brown) Schumacher of Mark; and one brother, Brian (Proxy) Dobrich of New York.

He was preceded in death by his maternal and paternal grandparents.

Brad was a 1988 graduate of Mendota High School where he excelled on the wrestling team. He worked for several years at Sensient Flavors in Amboy. He loved dogs and enjoyed swimming and camping.

Memorials may be directed to Mendota Area Food Pantry. Online condolences may be left at