Louise J. Burandt
Louise J. Burandt, age 91, of Des Moines, Iowa, formerly of Waconia and Bemidji, died Friday April 6, 2007 at Altoona Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Altoona, Iowa.
She was born Oct. 21, 1915 at Minneapolis, the daughter of Henry and Georgianna (Davis) Pearson. Louise was baptized and confirmed in the Christian faith.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Marvin; parents, Henry and Georgianna Pearson; brother and sister-in-law, LeRoy and Ruth Pearson; sister Helen Treakle; father-in-law and mother-in-law, Theodore and Elsie Burandt; and sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Betty and Milton Kohls.
Louise is survived by her loving family: daughter and son-in-law Mardelle and Steven Armstrong of Des Moines, Iowa; sons and daughters-in-law Theodore and Charlotte Burandt of Scottsdale, Ariz., Thomas and Theresa Burandt of Bemidji, and Michael and Jane Burandt of Cleveland, Ohio; 10 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.
She is further survived by brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Lester and Nancy Burandt of Waconia, and Richard and Shirley Burandt of Glencoe; nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends.
Services were Friday April 13, at 11:30 a.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church in Waconia with the Rev. Peter Peitsch officiating. Interment was at Trinity Lutheran Cemetery.
Casket bearers were Joseph Burandt, Daniel Burandt, Thomas Burandt, William Morris, Michael Scott, and James May.
Arrangements were by the Johnson Funeral Home in Waconia.