April 15, 1927- Sept. 21, 2018
Helen E. Brandt 91, passed away peacefully on Sept. 21, 2018, in Katy Texas. Helen was born on April 15, 1927, in Dubina, Texas, to Raymond and Rose Sobotik. She was married on Sept. 16, 1950 to Jerry I. Brandt and she became a homemaker and mother of two daughters. She particularly enjoyed sewing and gardening. She loved her pets, playing bingo and an occasional play in the city as well as casino trips to Louisiana. Her family outings and visits with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren brought her such joy.
Helen is survived by her daughter Linda Dockal and son in-law Mike of Katy, Texas, and daughter Connie Norem of Sealy. Grandchildren include: Michael Dockal and wife Gina of Fulshear, Texas, Candace and Daniel Olivares of Skidmore, Texas, Chris and Laura Norem of Sealy, Colton Norem of Sealy, and Careese and Blake Hardin of Sealy. Great-grandchildren include: Jozie and Gizelle Dockal, Chloe Hardin, Wesley Norem, Michael and Eric Salinas. She is survived by her brother Wilburn Sobotik and wife Celie of Fredericksburg, Texas and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Jerry, sister and brother-in-law Loretta and Joe Dusek and great- granddaughter Zoey Isadora Dockal.
Visitation, rosary and funeral mass will be held beginning at 10 a.m. Friday, Sept. 28, 2018 at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church with Rev. Eric Pitre officiating. Gravesite will be at Immaculate Conception Cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to Immaculate Conception Church or Zoey's Angels (zoeysangels.org).