Isis Alayah Mahr

Isis Alayah Mahr, July 2018 (left) and September 2018 (right)

A candlelight vigil and balloon release took place for Isis Alayah Mahr, grandchild of Brenda Mahr, at 6 p.m. Friday, Oct. 22, 2021, at Wohl Community Center, 1515 N. Kingshighway Boulevard in St. Louis.

Isis Mahr, 19, was killed in a drive-by shooting while dropping off co-workers after a late shift at Delmar Gardens Retirement Home in Chesterfield. A 2020 graduate of Cardinal Ritter College Prep High School, her career goal was to become a nurse.

A family visitation and viewing will be held from 3 to 5 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 24, at Cotton Branch Mortuary and Cremation Service, 118 North Florissant Road in Ferguson.

A public viewing will be held at 10 a.m., Monday, Oct. 25, and mass will follow at St. Alphonsus “ROCK” Liguori Catholic Church, 1118 N Grand Boulevard in St. Louis.

In lieu of flowers, the family is establishing a memorial to honor Isis' community volunteer work in the "Stop the Violence" movement, nursing career goals, and dedication to her family and community. Donations may be sent to:

Cash App $BrendaMahr. Checks can be donated payable to Brenda Mahr, 1040 Nobleman Drive., St. Louis, 63146.

Crime Stoppers is offering a $10,000 reward for tips at 1-866-371-TIPS (8477)

You must be logged in to react.
Click any reaction to login.

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.