Maxine Brandt

BARTONVILLE - Maxine "Pat" M. Brandt, 91, of Bartonville, Ill., passed away at 7:15 a.m. Monday, March 17, 2014, at UnityPoint Health-Methodist in Peoria.

She was born Feb. 7, 1923, in Dubuque, Iowa, to Howard and Marie (Heineman) McPherson. Pat married Carl Brandt in 1958 in Peoria. He preceded her in death.

Surviving are three sons, Joe Krumholz of Metamora, John Krumholz of North Pekin and Gene (Kathy) Brandt of Morton; six grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and two sisters-in-law, Lynda Hamann of East Peoria and Judy Showalter of Creve Coeur.

Also preceding her in death were her parents, four brothers; and three sisters.

She liked gardening, baking and her pets.

Services will be Saturday, March 22, at 12 noon at Endsley-Sedgwick Funeral Home in Bartonville, where visitation will be one hour prior. The Rev. Craig Hislope will officiate. Cremation will follow the service, with burial of ashes at a later date in Springdale Cemetery in Peoria.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Peoria County Humane Society.

To view Pat's memorial DVD and send online condolences, go to

Funeral Home

Endsley-Sedgwick Funeral Home
1107 W. Garfield Bartonville, IL 61607
(309) 697-6341

Published in Peoria Journal Star on Mar. 20, 2014