Marlene F. Brandt, 78, Royal Center, passed away Saturday, July 8, 2017, in her residence.
Born May 30, 1939, in Iowa Falls, Iowa, she was the daughter to the late Earl William and Teena (Kannigeter) Chaplin.
On Jan. 24, 1959, in Iowa Falls, Iowa, she married Robert L. Brandt, who preceded her in death Oct. 5, 2010.
Surviving are three sons, Scott Brandt, Lafayette, Randy (Denise) Brandt, Royal Center, and Danny Brandt, Royal Center; seven grandchildren, Justin Ijames, Cody Brandt, Brittany Brandt, Jamie Brandt, Sarah (David) Abbott, Shayla Brandt and Amber Brandt; seven great-grandchildren; two sisters, Beverly Hidding, Dow City, Iowa, and Betty Gorder, Iowa Falls, Iowa; and a sister-in-law, Andrea Chaplin, Iowa Falls, Iowa.
Preceding her in death were one daughter, Denise Ijames; one great-grandchild, Cameron Franklin; and one brother, Dennis Chaplin.
A private burial for the family will take place in the Kistler Cemetery near Royal Center.
Memorials may be made to the American Diabetes Association.
You may sign the guest book and send online condolences at www.gundrumcares.com
Published on July 10, 2017