Bradley C. Knoll

Son of Chuck and Tammy, Brother to Lindsey, Grandson to Late Byron and June Cato, Grandson to Gail and Walter Knoll. Dear nephew of Walter (Robin) Knoll, David (Dawn) Knoll, Sharon (Les) Tettenhorst, Lorraine Cato and the late Mike Cato and Bradley Cato; dear cousin of Joel, Dustin, Dani, Andrew, Mike, Ray, Jill, and Molly and survived by other family whose branches stretch further than any family tree.

A graduate of Lindbergh HS 2010 and member of St. Philip UCC, Bradley was an accomplished florist and proud Eagle Scout (2009) of Troop #721. Grill Master and lover of dogs and the outdoors. Student at St Louis Community College at Meramec.

Bradley; You are Loved and are missed by all.

April 10th 1991 - March 17th 2012 (age 20)

Bradley now lives on in our heart.  His short life was full and he touched 100s and 100s of people.  Bradley's family has been overwhelmed by the love and support that had been shown.  More than 1,300 people came to the visitation.   Many stories and memories have been shared on the life of this remarkable young man.  He was a good friend to all and his passing leaves a hole in the life of all who knew him. We miss Bradley and know he is in heaven.  Please keep Bradley and his family in your prayers.

Memorial's In Bradley's honor may be made to St Phillip's UCC 10708 Lavinia Dr. St. Louis, MO 63123 or

Boy Scout Troop 721 Sappington MO Via Click Here

To Contact the Knoll family please use Walter Knoll Florist customer service at 314-352-7575

You may sign Bradley's Guestbook here.

Guest Book Entrees

Bradley was my first patrol leader in troop 721. Our patrol was called "The Stooges." He was always full of energy, climbing up trees and running around. He'll be missed. Once an Eagle, always an Eagle. Michael Rich.

Bradley is a sweet soul, kind, gentle and loving. Everyone who knew you is crushed. You are loved and missed. Uncle Wally and Aunt Robin.

Will Troutt I really wish I could be home right now... all my thoughts and love are out to three strong souls, Chuck Knoll, Tammy Knoll, Lindsey Knoll, as well as the rest of the Knoll family. I hope the memorial is going well. Brad, rest in peace... the first thing I'm going to do when I get back is come visit you... I love you man

I have never met Bradley or know anyone in your family for that matter, but my heart goes out to all of you for your enormous loss. I can't even imagine what you are all going thru and you are in my prayers. I have a 2-year-old son and an almost 1 year son and try and cherish and not take for granted all my moments with them. I am just so so sorry. Lots of hugs and prayers for all of you in this unbearable and difficult time. My deepest sympathy goes out to you and your family, Marian Squires.

Our thoughts and prayers are with you now and in the coming days. Always remember the good times! Betty & Kurt Schumacher.

Dear Knoll Family, my heart aches for you and my prayers are with you at this time. May God comfort you all as you walk through this valley. Michelle (Paige) Malawey.

Please accept my sympathy for your loss. Jeff Stevenson.

I am so sorry for your loss, Words are not easy at this time. Your family is in my prayers and thoughts Linda Smith.

Our feelings of sorrow and sadness are with you Chuck, Tammy, Lindsey. Bradley left a lot of good memories, he will always be remembered as a smart, kind, funny, popular and loved by all. We will miss him. Pam & Wayne Robbins.

I don't have the words to describe how sorry I am. Instead I have painted a tribute to him that I think speaks louder than any mere spoken condolences. I'll always be here when you need me. Bless you all. Meghan Mikusch.

Please accept our condolences and deep felt sympathy over your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you.....we are truly at a loss for words and will mourn with you in your time of loss......The Wuenschels.

Tammy and Chuck, Our thoughts and prayers are with you now and always. The Cohen Family.

We are so sorry for your loss. Bradley was a wonderful young man and an outstanding role model to all his fellow scouts in 721. Our thoughts and prayers are with your family. The Kovacs Family.

I am so sorry to hear of Brad's passing. I taught him Chemistry and remember him always being so full of energy with a positive, upbeat attitude. My thoughts and prayers are with your family. Amanda McKay.

Chuck- I am so very sorry for your loss. Although we only met briefly I can't imagine the pain your family must have. Peace be with you and your entire family at this time. Your son is an angel now. God Bless- Stella Wolf.

Dear Chuck and Tammy, Please know how terribly sorry we are to hear of your loss. We just want to express our deepest condolences to you and all your family. Sincerely, Chris and Walt Kube.

Chuck and Tammy, I very sorry for your loss of Bradley my prayers are with you all. Larry, Mary, Austin, Kelly Hall.

You have our deepest sympathy on this profound loss. Nothing compares to the loss of a child, regardless of that child's age. May God help you through this difficult time. John and Lynn Rawlings.

To the Knoll family- Please know that you are in my prayers and thoughts. I am so sorry for the loss of Bradley. - - Rev. Michelle Torigian (former student pastor at St. Philip's UCC)

To all of the Knolls and especially Chuck, Tammy and Lindsey, there is no way to express the shock and sadness that is felt by you and your family as well as by others when such a loss occurs. My heartfelt sadness and thoughts go out to all of you during such a difficult time. Paul Tomchyshyn

I am so sorry for the loss of such a sweet, gentle kid from one of the most wonderful families I have ever known. We all are so so sad and have you in our prayers..... Chris Eagen.

I attend St. Louis Community College- Meramec and shared a class with Bradley. Although we only talked a handful of times the news of his passing really tugged at everyone's hearts in the class, especially mine. He was a very bright student who was always active in class discussions and had a smile on his face. To his family and friends, I am deeply sorry for your loss and you will be in my prayers during this difficult time. He will be missed by all. Rest peacefully Bradley. Rachel Pesold

May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow. Not Signed.

I am so very sorry for your loss. I can't imagine the pain of losing a child - the thought breaks my heart. Please know that my, and my family's, hearts and prayers go out to you and your entire family. I can't say how deeply my heart aches for your loss. May God be with you and give you strength. My deepest sympathies, Scott & Billie Gray

Dear Chuck and Tammy, Our hearts ache for you...there really are no words. Please know we are thinking of you at this incredibly sad time. Find strength in the love of your family and friends. Peace. Jay and Heather Boehme.

May God give you His strength to get through this most difficult journey in life. Both our sons, Joe and Josh, talk very highly of Bradley and what a great guy he was! Your family is in our thoughts and prayers. Know that Bradley is in God's arms right now. All our love, The Faller's.

Children are so very special and cherished. You think as a parent that you are past the hard stage once they make it past High School. Since Christmas, we have had 3 of our friend's loss their oldest sons. I don't understand life at times. I know we ever can let go and nor will we ever forget. Mom and I are so sorry for your whole family. You are in our hearts and prayers. Nancy Scott and Marilyn Westermayer.

I remember Bradley as a bright, young, enthusiastic young man with a passion for adventure. I will never forget all the great new toys he used to show me. Anything from the latest video games, to sound technology, to really cool stuff that only Brad would know about. We'll miss him dearly and we'll always remember him as our hip young cousin! My heart goes out to you Chuck, Tammy, and Lindsey. Felix Ceballos.

I taught Bradley when he was in the Zebra Room at ALECE. What a great kid and wonderful, supporting family. You are all in my thoughts and prayers and will always remain in my heart as a happy 3 year old playing on the playground in preschool. Becky Kaletka.

Brad you grew up just as much a part of our family as your own. You fit right in. we have all had a lot of wonderful times together in so many ways. Our heart is broken for you and all your family. There is not enough we can say about Brad. Bright, funny Sensitive, Caring, Helpful, Great Son, Brother & Friend. We will miss your handsome smile,you will be forever in our hearts & memories. Brad we will love you always and forever. Be at peace. You are our angel watching over everyone. With love from your extended family, John, Robyn, Meghan, & Emily Mikusch

Please know how sorry Paul and I are for your loss. God be with you and your family. Marilynn and Paul Rydlund


My heart goes out to all of you at this very difficult time; Bradley was such a wonderful young man! You are in my thoughts and prayers. Erin Frein.

Your family is in our hearts and prayers. Please know that you have our deepest sympathy for this incredible loss of a very special young man.  Bob & Janice Seidlitz.

My heart hurts right now. I've known Bradley and the Knolls since he and his cousin, Andrew, were in the Bunny Room at AL-ECE. There are no words to express the depth of my sadness for this tragic loss. Michele Dubrouillet.

My son Jimmy and Bradley went to pre-school together. They were in the bunny room. I know Bradley was a good boy and came from a wonderful family. It breaks my heart to think he is gone. Please take care during this difficult time and know that you are in our hearts and prayers. The Haviland Family.

We are very sad for your loss. Bradley will be missed more than ever. Lots of Love to you all Ray, Dawn, Joey and Jason Cato.

I'll always remember Brad and Daniel playing at the Lego table at Whitecliff while Lindsey and Colleen danced and where in plays together. The boys became friends because the big sisters where friends. May the love of your family and friends help you through your greif. Joan, Leo, Colleen, and Daniel Spink.

My heart is broken for all of you. My thoughts and prayers are with you during this time. Joy Weeks.

Thoughts and prayer are with you guys during this time. We are so sorry for your lose, he was way to young. Love Angela, Joey and Jason Cato.

Special prayers for my cousin Tammy & her family. My deepest sympathy for you! Kim Buckles.

Bradley was a great friend to me we played soccer together, went to church and summer camps like MoVal together, he always had a smile on his face and was always the most energetic person I ever met, He was a great guy and even better friend and i will never for get him or the times we had. To all the Knolls I'm so sorry this happened I hope you are hanging in there threw these tough times and i am praying for you everyday. J. P. Thibodeaux.

I am so sorry to hear about the loss of you son Bradley Charles Knoll, he seemed to be so full of life with the outdoors, Scouts. I will keep you and your family in our prayers. The Schmerold Family.

Words cannot express the sadness felt at the loss of such a wonderful young man from an equally wonderful family. Thoughts and prayers are will the Knoll family (and friends) for healing at this time of such sorrow. Bradley had an amazing life lived and left strong imprints wherever he went and that is wonderful thing. We love you. Maria Mangiore Kohrs.

We are deeply saddened for your tremendous loss. Our prayers and thoughts are with you.   Gene and Lynn Boeckmann.

We are at a loss for words to express our sadness but know that you and your family are in our thoughts and prayers at this difficult time. Larry and Marie Jourden.

I am so sorry to all the Knolls, you are a loving and kind family. I know Bradley was deeply loved and cherished. There just are not enough words to mend your broken hearts...Beth Underwood.

Our prayers and thoughts are with you at this very sad occasion. Although we didn't know Bradley well, we know that he will is loved and will be missed very much. Joy & Ernie Last.

My heart is broken for all of you. Know of my love and prayers. Tom K.

Jess Nick Prayers to his family and friends.

Michele Dubrouillet This is so terribly sad. Prayers for Chuck, Tammy, and the entire family.

Cathy Sutherland Glosier I am so very sorry. Many prayers for the Knoll family.

Sarah Borts Jackson So sorry for your loss.

Mary Driemeyer I am so sorry.

Debra Soucy Donze SO sorry for your loss....:

Tracy Swarts Deeply sorry for your families loss.

Sally Hepper-Restivo I am deeply saddened by this news....and am very sorry for your loss.

Megan Comstock Sorry for your loss, you are in our thoughts and prayers.

Sue Palazzo We are so sorry!

Karen Stockerl-Goldstein So sorry for your loss. What a tragedy. Please be kind to each other and to yourselves during this difficult period.

Melea Kohne Very sad to hear this...I'm very sorry for your loss!! I know the WK family is strong and will be there for Chuck and Tammy!

Peggy Perry Clodius, The Clodius family is praying for your whole family! You have been with us for the ups and downs! We are here for you.

Paula Biggs Sedberry This tragic loss touches many and is a lost for all those who know the Knolls. Bradley will be terribly missed by many but in our memories and thoughts. God bless Chuck, Tammy and Lindsey I will keep them my prayers.

Ray Cato I know he was a great person, brother, son but I knew him as my cousin who I loved and cherished so much. I continue and will always be praying for the Knoll family along with our family the Catos. I love you Chuck, Tammy and Lindsey I am here anytime you need anything.

STL Petlover Coalition Your friends at Purina are so sad to hear this tragedy. Our thoughts are with you and all of your extended family.

Sherry Hughes-Myers I am sorry for you loss. If there is anything I can do for you please let me know. You can also reach me thru Dawn an Ray. Praying for your family.

Linda Weindel Scott My heart goes out to all of the Knoll family. My prayers are with you all.

Brooke Shewmaker Husgen I'm so saddened by this post. Chuck & Tammy and Lindsey, you are all in my prayers. You all were very kind and sweet to me while I worked for you in the past years. I'm so so very sorry.

Sharon Contini Dear Robin and Walter, I am so sorry that your family is dealing with this loss. You know that I will help with anything you need. Anytime, you or your family need, please call.

Linda Lykins Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Jackie Boeckmann I am so sorry to hear about Bradley. Your family is in my thoughts and prayers.

Joyce Hargrove I am so very sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers for your family.

Kathy Swanson Chuck & Tammy, you are in our thoughts and prayers.

Christine Peters You are in out thoughts and prayers. Sorry to hear of your loss.

Shannon Lee All I can say is what a beautiful and wonderful way to celebrate sweet Bradley's life. The support and love shown today was so amazing. It is clear that Brad was such an amazing, sweet and caring person who touched so many. The day was perfect and exactly how Brad would've wanted it. We love you all. Please remember if you need anything at all we are always here for you. We hope to make a trip back to St. Louis sometime this summer to spend some time with the whole Knoll family who we have missed so much.

Matt Olech I never met Brad, so I wasn't really sure what to say. Over the past couple days though I've heard a lot of stories from everyone to know what a wonderful person he was, so I'm happy to feel like I got to know him just a little bit. My condolences to you and everyone.

Shantay Guyton I just wanted to let you know you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers constantly. I love you Linds, anything I can do just let me know.

Dawn Cato Today was a TRUE testament of the young man you were in everyone's eyes and always will be. Love you FOREVER, ALWAYS in our hearts, Miss you until we meet again !!!!!!

Carla Moran; Over the past week I have come to see how life can shed light in dark times. I couldn't ask for better family and friends. The memories I have with u Brad will never be forgotten. My dear little man I will see u again.

Ian Bacich Mangiore I have very few childhood memories that don't include you, Especially all the gatherings at aunt Maria's house And I don't have a memory of you without a smile.

Tarren Fritz I don't have the right words to say good-bye to you. You were part of my life and I was part of yours. I will miss you from afar for all of time.

Austin Paul Becker RIP Brad you will always be missed and I will have a drink for u tonight —

Noel Fleek< Last night I saw a shooting star... and I knew it was you!!

Brigitte Mittler The next couple days are going to be extremely difficult. I am going to choose to smile today and remember how much Brad C Knoll meant to me! Life is precious. Life is short. Share the love. Brad would want it that way!

Autumn Elizabeth Rest in Peace Brad C Knoll, you can light up someone's life with even the the briefest of encounters.

Robin Knoll My Dear Bradley, You will always be "My Favorite". Your kind and gentle soul will be greatly missed. Love always, Aunt Robin

Zack Schroeter Remember at the BBQ u tried to put syrup in the burgers. And then smashed the S**T out of a hot dog.

Ashley Hoglund Remember when you thought itd be a good idea to xxxx xxx xxx xxx! Haha. Or when you used to BEG me for back rubs with your puppy eyes.

Karyn Chesler Also, you + me + watching Disney movies all night = great night.

Karyn Chesler You were by far the cutest kid in the world!!!

Brigitte Mittler I can't believe he is gone. Thanks Chuck and Tammy for sharing Bradley with all of us!! I'm gonna miss him.

Tarren Fritz Amazing strength and grace being shown by the Knoll family.

Devon Burton We always had such fun in Tomey's class. It was all or nothing, either it was a great day, or we couldn't quit complaining about him. Lol! May you rest in peace.

Danny Ritter No matter what you will always be there, every time I close my eyes I see that dirty little smirk of yours, you were one of the good ones, and you'll be missed more than you know. Here's to you man, I love you and I will cherish the time we had together, you'll always be in my heart, and in my mind man, see you later...

Jason Gianino almost ever time I walked into your house Taylor Jake or Dan and you would be playing video games. I hated playing them but loved watching you guys kick ass on call of duty. I will always miss and love you. you meant so much to us and your family. may you rest in peace brother

Allison Johnson I had an amazing time on the Chicago Mission Trip with you a few years back! I am so thankful to have met you! May you rest in peace.

Jason Gianino thank you Chuck and Tammy for tonight it was much needed for the "pose" We love you guys and will always be here for you as well as you guys r for us. r.i.p Brad we love you.

Danny Ritter Thanks Chuck and Tammy Knoll, you are some of the greatest parents I have ever met, what you did for us means more than anything to all of the pose tonight, we will always be here for you, and I know you'll be here for us. R.I.P Brad C Knoll, we all love you and I'll always remember you.

Ashley Hoglund It was great to all get together and look at the pictures of Bradley and reminisce about our great memories we were lucky enough to have with such an amazing person . Thanks for including me. (:

Dee Rodenhofer Chuck and Tammy, I am so sorry for your loss. I enjoyed having all the boys over at any time. Made me feel like instead of 1 son I had 10, and I loved EVERYONE OF THEM! To all my boys, I'm here for each one of you. Wherever you are in the huge world of ours.

Antonio Big Mietch Mitchell from days at school, to parties with the crew, to games on the football field...much love brad, much love.

Haleigh Stolte Love you Brad C Knoll, you'll be missed! And chicken ramen will always be the best.

Casey Lynn RIP Brad C Knoll things wont be the same without you.

Lindsey Knoll love ya brad more than anything, rest in peace little bro.

Will Troutt brothers in life as in death - best person and friend i will ever have. I love you Brad C Knoll I hope your'e in a better place.

Neil Shastri Dude, from soccer at Sappington, to choir at Sperreng, and web design at Lindbergh. You never let go of that awesome optimistic attitude and that smile that cheered us all up. I'll miss running into you at random events and seeing a floral arrangement in your hands. RIP buddy.

Kayla Alaine In our laughter, you will remain In our memories, you will remain In our hearts, you will remain With all of our love, we will make sure you will always remain.

Ashley Hoglund ever since then, you call me baby ? (: I love you. Both of you!

Ashley Hoglund I know We were lucky he let us to so close with him.(:

Andrea Rose Love you little brother! We are all remembering the wonderful things about you and your life. We will miss you tremendously, but we know that you are watching over us. Much, much LOVE. XOXOXOXO

Brooke Ladd Every time I drink "awrange juice" I think of you. You will definitely be missed.

Jacob Gianino We all miss you so much.

Melissa Diemer RIP Bradley, ur happy lil face will be missed!!

Alex Kram RIP Brad C Knoll you were a hell of a guy... you will be missed dearly.

Jason Gianino Will miss you so much! i love you brad and i cant wait till i get to see you in the future.

Rachel Hall Ricks Rest In Peace Brad. You will be missed.

Emily Mikusch What do you say in a single line about the person you've known and loved for a lifetime, God I wish you were here Brad.

Jessica Tulk Bradley, you are loved and missed... Please watch over your family, and remember we love you...

Ashley Hoglund I love you ! Best prom date ever.

Bradley, you were always so sweet to me. I am glad to have known such a kind heart. Rest peacefully and know that you are in the thoughts and prayers of my family and I. STEPHANIE SHANNON

I feel blessed to have known you and worked side by side. I loved trivia time & family history. You will be greatly missed and the memories I have I will cherish always. Erika Leslie

You will greatly missed Bradley. You were a terrific young man and one of your parents greatest treasures. I am so sorry I missed your green hair.....not too many of us real Irish around here. Rest in God's peace forever. Michael Monahan


To my friends and the Walter Knoll Florist Family, and all of its branches: I will always remember Bradley as a peaceful, pleasant, cooperative and happy person. Chuck and Tammy, you have my strength on loan for as long as you need it. I'm so sorry for the loss of Bradley. Much love. Heather (Hoffman) Van Bendegom, former designer for WKF

I just wanted to express my deepest sympathy for your loss. We will keep you and your family in our prayers... Frank M.

So sorry to hear about Bradley, you and yours have my sympathy and prayers We wanted you to please convey our condolences to Chuck and his family regarding the tragic loss of their son. I don't want to contact them directly at this sorrowful time. John Bauer

Chuck, Walter, & Family, you All are in our thoughts & Prayers. Doug W.

I am so very sorry about your families' loss, will be thinking of you and your family. Laura Wood

So sorry for your loss! You are all in my thoughts & prayers, today and in the days ahead...Angie Bearden Burkheart

I can't express how sorry I am for your loss. Tom Betts

Many thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. Lisa Thibodeau / Ryan Wilson

I was a classmate of Bradley Charles Knoll. He was a Good Kid. My condolences to the family. I just found out last night in class otherwise I would have attended the services. May he R.I.P. Greg Zotta

As grandparents ourselves, we can only pray for peace for the parents and grandparents of Bradley. Thinking of you and thankful you have so many folks who love and care for you. Ralph and Carol Lang

I remember being a new scout, and him as the SPL. he helped all us new scouts through his knowledge, gentle heart and comedic character. I will always remember him. Joseph Nilges

You will always be loved and missed. Joshua Franklin

Bradley, you loved and laughed and left, and nothing will ever be the same. We miss you. We know you are safe in the arms of angels! Brad and Scott

Bradley, I will miss your sweet hugs & especially your smile-which always brightened my day... I miss you so much. I thank God for bringing you into all our lives!! You are God\'s miracle and treasure to all who have known you!! Chuck, Tammy, Lindsey and the Knoll Family. May God bless you and comfort you today and always... Judy Marx