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Leo J. Brandt

Leo J. Brandt, age 77 of Bonnots Mill, passed away Saturday, July 8, 2017, at Tipton Oak Manor in Tipton, Missouri.

Leo was born on January 11, 1940, a son to the late Ben and Anna (Vasen) Brandt in Linn.

Leo attended school in Linn.

On August 12, 1960, he was united in marriage to Bernadine Kremer at Our Lady Help of Christians Catholic Church in Frankenstein.  She survives of the home.

Leo was a lifetime farmer. 

Leo was a member of St. George Catholic Church serving on several committees and school boards, a member and past president of the Osage County Livestock Producers Association, a member of the Osage County Young Farmers Association, and a member of Osage County Pork Producers. 

He enjoyed playing Preference, camping, hunting, fishing, dancing, traveling and spending time with his family.  He also played the steel guitar and was an original member of the Osage County Drifters.

In addition to his spouse of 56 years, Leo is survived by: six sons, Stanley Brandt and his wife Connie of Chamois, Timothy Brandt and his wife Melanie of Linn, Gregory Brandt and his wife Stacey of Jefferson City, Eric Brandt and his wife Sarah of Linn, Terry Brandt and his wife Erin of Chamois and Steven Brandt and his wife Bethany of Linn; two daughters, Glenda Bexten and her husband Kevin of Linn and Theresa Brandt of Linn; two brothers, Hugo Brandt and his wife Reta of Linn and Bernard Brandt and his wife Annabelle of Chamois; 27 grandchildren, 4 great grandchildren; as well as many nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by: two brothers, Alphonse Brandt and an infant brother, Paul and two sisters-in-law, Loretta Brandt and Catherine Brandt.

Visitation will be held from 3:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday, July 11, 2017, at Morton Chapel in Linn. A Rosary Service will be held at 2:30 p.m.

Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, July 12, 2017, at St. George Catholic Church in Linn with Fr. David Means as the celebrant.  Interment will follow in the St. George Parish Cemetery.

Arrangements are under the direction of Morton Chapel, Linn, Missouri (897-2214)



A Rosary Service will be held at 2:30pm


with Fr. David Means as the Celebrant





Tuesday, July 11, 2017
3:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Morton Chapel
911 E. Main St.
Linn, Missouri 65051-9781



A Rosary Service will be held at 2:30pm

Mass of Christian Burial

Wednesday, July 12, 2017
11:00 AM

St George Catholic Church
611 E. Main St
Linn, MO 65051



with Fr. David Means as the Celebrant


Wednesday, July 12, 2017
12:00 PM

St George Catholic Cemetery
12th Street
Linn, Mo 65051



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We are so very sorry for your loss. We know how such a loss feels but you never know what to say. Wanted to let you know we are so sad for your loss you are all in our prayers.

Bill and Peggy Kempker Jul 13 2017 12:00 AM

We are so sorry to hear of your family's loss! Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. God Bless.

Chris & Becky Layton Jul 12 2017 12:00 AM

Aunt Bernadine, you all are in our hearts and prayers. We have so many happy memories of our trips to Missouri and visiting with you, Uncle Leo and the family (and all the animals). You have our love and deepest sympathy. Love, Cindy & Bill

Cindy & Bill Keeble Jul 12 2017 12:00 AM

My sympathy to all of the family. We appreciate all the service Leo gave to the community. Norma Jean Townley

Norma Jean Townley Jul 11 2017 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss.. My thoughts and prayers are with you all during this time.

Tonya Pinkston Jul 10 2017 12:00 AM

Bernadine and family so sorry to hear of Leo's passing. You have are deepest sympathy and our prayers.

Gary and Chris Schaefer Jul 9 2017 12:00 AM