Judy Ann Brand, nee Amie, 81, of Mascoutah, Ill., born March 27, 1934, in Bremerton, Wash., died Friday, Jan. 8, 2016, at MarKa Nursing Home in Mascoutah, Ill.
Mrs. Brand was a homemaker and retired from the Scott AFB Childcare Center. Judy grew up in Portland, Ore., where she attended the Franklin High School.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Deminco Joseph and Olive, nee Helms, Amie; her son, Elwin "Buddy" Brand; and a grandson, Timothy Brand.
She is survived by her husband, Elwin C. "Carl" Brand whom she married in Vancouver, Wash., on Sept. 25, 1954; her children, Carla Caskey of Mascoutah, Ill., Robert (Karolyn) Brand of Mascoutah, Ill., and Dennis Brand of San Diego, Calif.; six grandchildren, Amie Messerly, Jeffrey Hicks, Stephanie Hicks, Matthew (Heather) Brand, Nathan (Veronica) Brand and Melissa Brand; and six great-grandchildren, Faith and Orion Messerly, Emma Brand Hurlahe, Mason Brand, Bailey Shaw and Blain Stangle.
Memorials may be made to Family Hospice, 5110 W. Main St., Belleville, Ill. 62226. Condolences can be sent to the family by visiting mollfuneralhome.com.
Visitation: Visitation will be from 9 to 11:15 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2016, at the Moll Funeral Home in Mascoutah, Ill.
Funeral: A funeral service will be held 11:15 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2016, at Moll Funeral Home with Pastor Andrew Anthony officiating. Burial will follow in Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery, St. Louis, Mo.
MOLL FUNERAL HOME, Mascoutah, Ill.
Published in Belleville News-Democrat on Jan. 10, 2016