(KMOV) – A four-year-old Illinois boy who was beaten to death will be laid to rest on Monday.
Police say Jeremiah Bradford died last weekend in Roxanna after his mother's boyfriend hit him inthe head, chest and stomach.
Jeremiah's mother, Patricia Cage faces charges of child endangerment.
His mother's boyfriend, Sean Starwalt is charged with first-degree murder.
Donations to help pay for the funeral services are being accepted at Granite City Credit Union in Granite City, Illinois.