Robert Paul Brandt, age 87, of Waverly, Iowa, died Tuesday, December 4, 2018, at Bartels Lutheran Retirement Community in Waverly.
Bob was born on February 27, 1931, in Waverly, Iowa, the son of Paul and Dorothy (Bills) Brandt. He was raised in Waverly where he was Baptized and attended elementary school at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church and Schools, he later graduated from the Waverly High School. On February 10, 1952, Bob was united in marriage to Dorothy Wedemeier at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Artesian, Iowa. The couple would make their home in rural Waverly where they farmed together and Bob also drove truck for GMT in Waverly.
Bob was a member of St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Waverly. Bob enjoyed trains, dogs, dancing, and traveling out west.
Bob’s memory is honored by: his wife Dorothy Brandt of Denver, Iowa; four sons, Dennis (Carla) Brandt of Denver, Iowa, Dale (Connie) Brandt of Waverly, Iowa, David (Barbara) Brandt of Urbandale, Iowa, and Donald (Claudette) Brandt of Washburn, Iowa; eight grandchildren; twelve great-grandchildren; and a brother, Ronald “Ronnie” (Karen) Brandt of Waverly, Iowa. He was preceded in death by his parents.
Visitation will be held on Saturday, December 8, at Bartels Good Shepherd Chapel, 1922 5th Avenue NW in Waverly where the family will greet friends from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, December 8 at the Bartels Good Shepherd Chapel at 12:00 p.m. Private family burial will follow the luncheon at Harlington Cemetery in Waverly. Memorials may be directed to Bob’s family and online condolences may be left at www.kaisercorson.com. Kaiser-Corson Funeral Home in Waverly is assisting the family with arrangements 319-352-1187.
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