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Merle B. Brandt

Merle B. Brandt, age 84 of Morrison, passed away Wednesday, December 22, 2021, at Capital Region Medical Center in Jefferson City.

Merle was born December 5, 1937, in Hermann, MO, a daughter to the late Harrison Moore and Lulu (Winthorst) Moore.

In 1967, she was united in marriage to James Brandt in Antioch, IL. He preceded her in death on

Merle worked as a manager at Moore Stationary Company in Illinois.

Merle is survived by: a daughter, Melinda Porter of New Florence; three grandchildren, Amanda Wilson, Angie Roberts and Edward Porter; 15 great grandchildren and 8 great great grandchildren.

In addition to her parents and spouse, she was preceded in death by a brother, Elton “Pearcy” Moore.

In keeping with Merle’s wishes she will be cremated and no services are planned.

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My deepest condolences. She was really a neat person. Really loved her beautiful flower gardens. Really enjoyed working with her at Hops.

Theresa Busch Jan 5 2022 10:51 PM