Nancy E. Brandt

February 1, 1934July 20, 2013

Nancy E. Brandt, 79 of Versailles, Ohio passed away on Saturday July 20, 2013 at 6:20 AM at the Versailles Health Care Center. She was born February 1, 1934 in Darke County, Ohio the daughter of the late Homer & Ellen (Wasson) Fields. She worked at Rest Haven Nursing Home for 23 years retiring in 1992. She was a member of Versailles United Methodist Church, Church Choir, & UMW. She was a 1952 Graduate of Versailles High School; a 1969 graduate of Dayton School of Practical Nursing. She was a founding member of Town & Country Players, participating in many plays and musicals. She volunteered at the Versailles health Care Center and Meals on Wheels She is preceded in death by her parents; Granddaughter: Mandy Barga. She is survived by her husband: John E. Brandt of Versailles whom she married August 16, 1953; children & spouses: Bonnie Brandt of Greenville, Vicki Ahlers of Greenville, John & Kelley Brandt Jr. of Indiana, Sally & John Knapke of Yorkshire, Lisa & Terry Barga of Versailles; 12 grandchildren; 18 great grandchildren; sister: Susan Fields of Versailles; sister cousin: Ramona Nickol. Services will be held on Wednesday July 24, 2013 at 10:30 AM at Versailles United Methodist Church 104 West Wood Street, Versailles, Ohio with Pastor Rick Gutheil officiating. Burial will follow in Greenlawn Cemetery. Family will receive friends from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM on Tuesday July 23, 2013 at Bailey Zechar Funeral Home, Versailles, Ohio and 1 hour prior to services on Wednesday at the church. Memorial contributions may be made to Versailles United Methodist Church.


  • Visitation Tuesday, July 23, 2013
  • Visitation Wednesday, July 24, 2013
  • Funeral Service Wednesday, July 24, 2013

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Bob Turpen

August 8, 2013

Nancy was one of the many childhood friends growing up in Versailles in the 40s. My heart goes out to sister Susan and husband John.

July 28, 2013

Bonnie, so sorry to hear about your mother. I always tried to speak with her every time I visited my mother at the care center. She always had a smile and spoke. She had sat at the lunch table with my mom. I know how hard it is to lose your mom. Your family is in my prayers. Anita Loxley George


July 25, 2013


July 24, 2013

Sally, So sorry to hear about your mother, she always had a smile for everyone. Prayers for all of your family.

Ralph & Jan Gigandet

July 24, 2013

So sorry to hear about your mother, Sally. You are in my heart and prayers throughout this difficult time. Need anything, I am here for you. Jerrica B

Shirley Bruce

July 22, 2013

Sue, may you and the family find some peace in knowing that Nancy is in a better place.

Rev. Dr. R. Gwinn Lacy

July 22, 2013

To the family,

Please accept our deepest sympathies.

Gwinn & Miki Lacy

Susan and Chris Berg

July 22, 2013

My sincere sympathy to the family. Wishing you all comfort during this difficult time.

Lisa Coate

July 21, 2013

Thoughts & Prayers are with the Family. Lisa Coate, Covington, Ohio

Tony Bey

July 21, 2013

I am sorry for your loss , I enjoyed passing by your mom's room at VHCC ; even If I just waved and always got a smile from your mom...May She Rest In Peace . . .