Clement "Casey" Mackori, 36, of Savage, Minn., husband of a former Spring Valley resident, died unexpectedly from a brain bleed on Wednesday, April 23, 2014.

Originally from Kenya, Africa, he was born May 18, 1977. He was a beloved husband, father, and faithful friend who touched so many lives with his outgoing personality, his friendly spirit to everyone, and that smile that lit up the room. He will be missed by his friends that worked with him through ConAgra Foods, and his family located around the world.

He is survived by his wife, Jenny (Betsinger); children Sean, Amani and Nia; his parents, Humphrey and Lydia of Kenya, Africa; his in-laws, Russ and Joanie Betsinger of Spring Valley; and siblings Patrick (Diana), Clarence, and Ivy, and nieces and nephews.

A funeral service was held on Monday, April 28, at Celebration Church in Lakeville, Minn.

A memorial fund on Facebook called Memorial Fund for Mackori Family has been set up. Friends may log on and share family stories, pictures, and visit the donation page.