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William E. Brandt | Obituary

By on February 12, 2014 at 12:42 pm
William E. Brandt

William E. Brandt

William E. “Bill” Brandt died Feb. 2, 2014.

He was the beloved husband of Cecilia Brant, nee Rueschhoff, for 61 years; father of Barbara (Rick) Huelsing, David (Cheryl) Brandt, Joseph (Geriann) Brandt, Kathleen (Tim) Zingrich and Mary Ellen (Rick) Kowalewski.

He was the proud grandpa of 15 grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren; dear brother to Audrey (Tom) Carse and the late Charles and Gene Brandt; dear brother-in-law, uncle and friend.

He was also the former owner of W.E. Brandt Inc.

Funeral services were on Feb. 8 at Assumption Catholic Church in St. Louis.

Visitation was Feb. 7.

Memorials may be made to the Backstoppers or St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

Tammy Taylor

Tammy is an award-winning Graphic Artist for the Republic-Times. She has worked at the newspaper for almost 15 years, while her and her husband Norman, of 34 years, are owners of Sunderman's Garage in Columbia. She enjoys photography and her five grandchildren.