Obit: Brandt, Lee A. (1966 - 2010)
Contact: Robert Lipprandt
Surnames: Brandt, Brodziski, Empey, Kunze, Lawrence, Matter,
Neumann, Schreiber, Wiechman
----Source: The Tribune - Phonograph (Abbotsford, Clark Co.,
Wisconsin) Wednesday, July 7, 2010, page 13
Brandt, Lee A. (August
25, 1966 - July 4, 2010)
Lee A. Brandt, 43, Colby, passed away unexpectedly in an accident
on Waneta Lake in the Town of Tyrone, NY on July 4,
Lee was born on Aug. 25, 1966, the only son of George and Alice (Wiechman) Brandt.
He graduated from the Colby High School in 1984. He was employed by
Stainless Specialists Inc. in Wausau and owned Lee’s Buckhorn
Bar in Colby. Lee enjoyed making people laugh, motorcycling,
snowmobiling, tractor/truck pulls, hunting, traveling, water sports
and was an avid outdoorsman.
He is lovingly survived by his mother, Alice Brandt of Colby;
father, George (Sandy) Brandt of Mayville; sister, Laurel Kunze of
Ashland; her children, Rachel Schreiber of Marshfield, Eric Kunze
of Denver, Craig and Kristen Kunze of Abbotsford; sister, Lynn (Dan) Brodziski of Spencer; their children, Brittany Brodziski of
Green Bay, Beth and Bryan Brodziski of Spencer; sister, Dorene (Randy) Matter of Spencer; their children, Travis and Tara Matter
of Spencer; sister, Kim (Doug) Empey of Colby; their children,
Tyler and Jessica Empey of Colby; sister, Kelly (Marty) Lawrence of
Spencer; their children, Alyssa and Paige Lawrence of Spencer. He
will be missed by many relatives and friends.
His funeral service will be held at Zion Lutheran Church in Colby
on July 12, 2010, family will receive guests from 11 a.m. until the
time of service at 7 p.m. and again following the service. The Rev.
Mark Neumann will preside. Burial will be private.
"Lee always lived life to the fullest"
In lieu of flowers, a memorial will be established by the family at
a later date. The Maurina Schilling Funeral Home in Abbotsford is
assisting the family with funeral arrangements. Friends may
send online condolences to www.maurinaschillingfuneralhome.com