Margie Brandt Obituary

Margie E. Brandt
Margie E. Brandt
Margie E. Brandt

July 11, 1925 - June 14, 2006
Born in Fullerton, NE
Resided in Des Moines, IA
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Margie Elaine Brandt, 80, passed from this life on Wednesday, June 14, 2006 at Kavanagh House in Des Moines, following complications of a stroke. Cremation rites have been accorded. A memorial service to honor Margie’s life will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday, June 19, at Immanuel United Methodist Church in Des Moines, of which she was a member. Graveside committal services will take place at 2 p.m. on Monday, at Masonic Cemetery, in Des Moines.

Margie was born on July 11, 1925 in Fullerton, Nebraska to James B. and Myrtle Lealah Kennedy Wilson. She married Donald D. Brandt and they made their home in Des Moines. Margie was formerly employed with Iowa Methodist School of Nursing as a House Mom for several years, until her retirement. Prior to that employment, she was employed with Hickman Motor Lodge as a clerk for the front desk and was also a worker for the Polk County Elections. Margie was a loving and loved wife, mother, grandmother, aunt, neighbor and friend; she will be greatly missed.

She is survived and lovingly remembered by her son, Jay Brandt and his wife V. Sue Moravec of Des Moines; a daughter, Susan McDermott and her husband Richard of Kirkland, WA; one brother, Richard Wilson and his wife Donna of Ocala, FL; one sister, EVaa Riggs of Portland, OR; five grandchildren, McCafferty Brandt, Ursula Brandt, Kelsey McDermott, Megan McDermott and Michael McDermott; and one nephew, Jim L. Wilson also of Ocala. Margie was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Donald D. Brandt; and one brother, Glenn Wilson.

A memorial gathering will be held from 10 a.m. until the service time on Monday, June 19, at the church. Memorial contributions may be made to either: Immanuel United Methodist Church, Calvin Community or Kavanagh House in Des Moines.





Immanuel United Methodist Church
2900-49th Street
Des Moines, IA US 50310
Monday, June 19, 2006
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Immanuel United Methodist Church
2900 - 49th
Des Moines, IA 50310
Monday, June 19, 2006
11:00 AM
Masonic Cemetery
1550 48th Street
Des Moines, IA 50311
Monday, June 19, 2006
2:00 PM


Immanuel United Methodist Church
2900 49th Street
Des Moines, IA US 50310