On April 17, 2008, ERNEST P. JR; beloved husband of the late Nancy D. (nee Smith); devoted father of Calvin L. Brandt, and his wife Catherine, William E. Brandt, Debra E. Simmons, and her husband Robert; dear grandfather of William E. Brandt, JR., and Holly M. Haynes, and husband Matthew; great-grandfather of Kaitlyn Haynes; dear friend of Elaine Bevans. Due to his unusual duties in WWII, he was awarded an Arrowhead for the D-Day Invasion at Omaha Beach, France, and four Bronze Stars for the push through Normandy, Northern France, The Rhineland, Central Europe, to Leipzig, Germany. He retired after 40 years of service with Harry T. Campbell. Funeral services will be held at the Lassahn Funeral Home (Overlea), 7401 Belair Road. Due notice will be given. Interment Parkwood Cemetery. Visiting Sunday, 3-5 and 7-9PM. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Salvation Army.