Esther E. Brandt nee Horn, 88, of Waterloo, Illinois, died April 30, 2018, in Waterloo, IL. She was born December 10, 1929, in Kidd, IL.
She is survived by her husband Vernon Brandt; children Bonnie (Roy) Unterseh, Dennis (Yvonne) Brandt; and Debbie (Edward) Arras; step children Morris (Pat) Brandt, Karlene (Tom) Covilli, and Mark (Lynn) Brandt; grandchildren Shawn (Mike) Wilde, Margo (Dave) Haney, Mandy (Scott) Soma, Eric Brandt, Ray Brandt (Harisa), Jennifer (Matt) Prather, Eddie (Annie) Arras; 8 great grandchildren; step grandchildren Matthew (Gretchen) Brandt, Kate (Brett) Mueller, Nick (Amanda) Minton, Andrew Brandt, Abbi (Clay) Levin, Maria (Blake) Manville; 9 step great grandchildren; nieces; nephews; and cousins.
Esther is preceded in death by her 1st husband William V. Brandt; grandson Mark Unterseh; parents Otto and Elisa Horn (nee Seboldt); brothers Albert, Walter, Richard, and Wilbert Horn, & sister Edna Poole
She was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church, Ladies Aid, and numerous church organizations.
As an expression of sympathy the family prefers memorial contributions to:
Immanuel Lutheran Church or Alzheimer's Association
4 PM to 8 PM Wednesday, May 2, 2018 at Quernheim Funeral Home
9 AM until time of service Thursday at Immanuel Lutheran Church
10 AM Thursday, May 3, 2018 at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Waterloo, IL
Pastor Tony Troup officiating
Interment at Waterloo Cemetery in Waterloo, IL