Alex Matthew Brandt, 24, Adrian, formerly of Sioux Falls, South Dakota, died Sunday, Oct. 3, 2021, at his home.
Visitation will be from 10 to 11 a.m. Friday, Oct. 15, at Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Hills, with the funeral service beginning at 11 a.m. at the church. A private family burial of cremains will be at a later time.
Alex Brandt was born Jan. 29, 1997, to Matthew Brandt and Penny Jensen in Sioux Falls. He graduated from Sioux Falls Lincoln High School in 2015.
Alex lived and worked in Sioux Falls for a few years after high school. He lived in Steen for a short time and in 2020 moved to Adrian. He worked as a sales associate for Holiday Gas Station in Luverne for the last two years.
He enjoyed his dog Brutus, playing video games, playing baseball and basketball, fishing, and was an avid Atlanta Falcons fan. Alex was a Midwest All Pro Wrestling fan and was a huge fan of his cousin Jaxon Slater. He also loved a good book and enjoyed listening to music and spending time with his family and friends.
Alex is survived by his parents, Matthew and Teresa Brandt, Sioux Falls, and Penny and James Labarr, Le Sueur; siblings Rylee, Hunter, Maddison and Conner Brandt, Sioux Falls, Reanna (Jordon) Giefer, St. Peter, Sadie Winckler and April Labarr, Le Sueur; paternal grandparents Jim and Marcia Brandt, Beaver Creek; maternal grandparents Donna and Gene Benshoof, Watertown, South Dakota; two nieces, Samantha Giefer and Kaylyn Brandt; uncles and aunts Heather (Dale) Steensma, Steen, Amy Brandt and (Mike Kerkhove), Hills, Jared (Julia) Brandt, Luverne, Jennifer (Lynn) Deyoung, Sioux Falls, Joleen and Charlie Kraai, Ann and Dave Clyatt; several cousins; and close friends Isaiah, Nate, Skyler and Madison Ziegler.
He was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather, Charles Jensen; three uncles, Jerry, Douglas and David Jensen; and cousin Mary Ann Furney.
Arrangements are provided by Dingmann Funeral Home of Luverne, dingmannandsons.com.