Earl W. Brandt(1920 - 2013)

Earl W. Brandt

IRETON, IOWA - Earl W. Brandt, 93, of Hawarden, formerly of rural Ireton, Iowa, died Saturday, August 24, 2013 at the Hillcrest Health Care Center in Hawarden.

Funeral service will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Ireton with Rev. Todd Bunge officiating. Burial will follow in the Pleasant Hill Cemetery. Visitation will begin at noon Friday, with the family present beginning at 5:00 p.m. and a prayer service at 7:00 p.m. at St. Paul's Lutheran Church. The Porter Funeral Home in Ireton is assisting the family. Condolences may be sent to www.porterfuneralhomes.com. Mr. Brandt's family prefers memorials to LCMS World Missions through Mission Central in Mapleton, Iowa.

He is survived by three sons and their wives, Rev. Ed and Eileen Brandt of Meridian, Idaho, Martin and Yasuko Brandt of San Diego, California, and Rev. David and Bridget Brandt of Grinnell, Iowa; two daughters, Mary Brandt of Sioux Falls, South Dakota and Arlene and Bob Jenson of Watertown, South Dakota; seven grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; three nieces; and other relatives and friends.

Funeral Home

Porter Funeral Home
502 7Th St Ireton, IA 51027
(712) 551-2712

Published in The Argus Leader on Aug. 28, 2013