Mrs. Brand was born Sept. 4, 1933, in Agua Dulce, to John J. and Elsie Psencik Sablatura. She was a member of St. Theresa Catholic Church and the church Altar Society in Woodsboro, and the KJZT.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Milton B. Brand; her daughter, Carolyn Sue Brand; two brothers, Edwin Joe and John L. Sablatura; and her grandson, Cameron Bowers.
Survivors include her daughters, Brenda Frankenhauser of Houston, Janine Brand of Corpus Christi, Dolores (David) Bagley of Rockport, Jo Lynn (Johnny) Ulcak of Victoria and Marsha Hall of Portland; sons, Richard (Patricia) Brand and Donald Brand, both of Bishop, Randal (Becky) Brand of Woodsboro and Kenneth Brand of Victoria; a sister, Wilma (Keith) Emshoff of Corpus Christi; grandchildren, Chris Brand, Jessica Mendez, Jennifer Brand, Aimee Brown, Kevin Rodriquez, Kaid Brand, Justin Meyer, Jordan Ulcak, Logan Hall, Jadyn Hall, Conrad Bowers and Jeremiah Bagley; 15 great-grandchildren; and nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be from 3 to 5 p.m. today (Thursday) at Sawyer-George Funeral Home. A
rosary will be recited at 7 o’clock this evening at St. Peter, Prince of the Apostles Catholic Church on Violet Road in Corpus Christi.
The funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Friday at St. Peter, Prince of the Apostles Catholic Church with Rev. Msgr. Morgan Rowsome as celebrant. Burial will follow in Roselawn Cemetery in Alice.
Pallbearers will be her sons and grandsons.
Funeral services are entrusted to Sawyer-George Funeral Home, 12497 Leopard St, Corpus Christi, Texas 78410. (361) 242-3205.