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“I've been searching for the right words, but there are no words that can describe the sorrow we all feel for Owen's passing.Brian, When I first met...Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: Alan Armiger - New Windsor, MD

“A simple signature is shared to acknowledge the homegoing for Owen. God's work is often not understood but it is never (ever) mistaken. His love is...Read More »
2 of 9 | Posted by: Reginald Davis - Chantilly, VA

“Deana, My heart just aches for you and your family. Owen sounds like an amazing young man. I will be thinking about you endlessly. You are in my...Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: Amy Burstrom Kaetzel - Arlingto, VA

“Westy,I'm so sorry for you and your family's loss. ”
4 of 9 | Posted by: Greg Rasnake - Washington, DC

“Sending my deepest sympathy and understanding for your loss. I recently lost 2 family members and the hurt is still fresh. I know how difficult this...Read More »
5 of 9 | Posted by: Tracey Owens

“Thank you God, Deena, Brian, [Grandparents], Scott, Zach, Mason & ALL (his) family for selflessly sharing the gift of your Owen with us! The world is...Read More »
6 of 9 | Posted by: Rob, Sheila, Robert & Ellen Johnson

“Deena - My deepest sympathies go out to you and your family. I cannot even begin to imagine your collective loss. I know your focus will be on...Read More »
7 of 9 | Posted by: Steven Copertino - Westwood, NJ

“Dearest Brian and Deena, We love Owen so very much. We'll keep his spirit and memories alive by loving deeply and laughing hard. Owen is one of a...Read More »
8 of 9 | Posted by: Lisa Hopkins - Marshall, VA

“My deepest sympathy to all of Owen's family and friends. He was a great kid! He will be missed. Many prayers and thoughs to all of you. ”
9 of 9 | Posted by: Helen Glessner - Gainesville, VA

Brian "Owen" Wicks age 16 of Bristow, Virginia passed away peacefully surrounded by family on Friday April 6, 2012.

Owen was a tremendous source of strength, courage, laughter, and love to everyone that knew him. Owen was a 10th grade student at Brentsville High School; however he was home bound the past 2 years due to his battle with Osteosarcoma. In his free time he loved spending time with friends and family, dirt bike riding, paintballing, and playing the online game World of Warcraft.

Owen is survived by his parents, Brian Wicks, Deena Westenhofer, Scott Westenhofer and Celeste Zalewski, two brothers Zachary and Mason Westenhofer, maternal grandparents Chris and Joan Rash of Manassas, Virginia, paternal grandparents Bob and Charlotte Wicks of Fairfax, Virginia.

Memorial services will be held at 11 A.M. Saturday, April 14, 2012 at Pierce Funeral Home, 9609 Center Street, Manassas, Virginia.

A contribution to Owen's family charity, WestRash Charities (http://www.westrashcharities.org) can be made in lieu of flowers

Condolences may be sent to www.piercefh.com.

Funeral Home
Pierce Funeral Home
9609 Center Street Manassas, VA 20110
Tel. (703) 257-6028