Posted: Wednesday, Apr 2nd, 2014
MENDOTA - Delores Brandt, 81, of Mendota died March 31, 2014 at the Mendota Lutheran Home.
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, April 5 at the Merritt Funeral Home with Rev. Tom Otto officiating. Burial will be at Restland Cemetery. Visitation will be for one hour prior to services on April 5 at the funeral home.
Delores was born May 22, 1932 in Mendota to Martin L. and Elizabeth C. (Kratz) Spitz. She married Richard Brandt on April 26, 1958 at Holy Cross Church, Mendota.
Survivors include her husband of Mendota; two sons, Rick (Linda) Brandt and Ed Brandt, both of Mendota; three grandchildren, Tiffanie Gottschalk, John (Megan) Brandt and Cris Brandt; four great grandchildren, Erin and Malyia Gottschalk and Taylor and Landon Brandt; four sisters, Catherine (Paul) Taylor of Mendota, Carlene (Roland) Schuhler and Florence (Charles) Kuebel, both of Sublette, and Rita (Dave) Jones of Mendota; and two brothers, Delbert Spitz of Mendota and Martin (Donna) Spitz of Granville.
She was preceded in death by two brothers and one sister.
Delores was a member of Holy Cross Church.
Memorials may be directed to Illinois Valley Hospice or the Mendota Lutheran Home.