Jerald C. “Jerry” Brandt, February 19, 2014, Age 64. Late of Homewood, Formerly of Riverdale. Beloved husband of Mary E. Brandt nee Kokaska. Dear father of Benjamin, Andrew (Amanda), Courtney and Jeremy Brandt. Cherished Grandfather of Aubrey and Olivia Brandt. Loving brother of John Brandt. Son-In-Law of Bernice Kokaska. Proud uncle of John Brandt. Retired Police Chief for Village of Homewood. Life member of Wally burns Post #8077 V.F.W. Viet Nam War Veteran serving in US Marine Corps and recipient of Purple Heart. Visitation at the Ryan Funeral Home, 18022 Dixie Hwy., Homewood Sunday from 2:00pm to 9:00pm. Services 11:00am Monday. Memorials to the Wounded Warrior Project at www.woundedwarriorproject.org or Homewood Police Association would be appreciated. www.ryansfuneralhome.com or 708-798-0331.