Rev. Melisa M. Bracht-Wagner


Rev. Melisa M. Bracht-Wagner, spouse of Rev. David H. Bracht-Wagner, Jr., passed away on Monday, March 14, 2022.
Funeral services will be at 2:00 pm on Saturday, March 19th at the Chapel Auditorium on the campus of Iowa Wesleyan University, 601 N Main Street, Mount Pleasant, IA. Visitation will be from 2:00 to 7:00 pm on Friday, March 18th at First United Methodist Church, 421 Washington Street, Burlington, IA.
Rev. Melisa served at Braddyville-Shambaugh; Wapsie Valley Parish: Olin United-Olin, St. Paul’s-Morley, Faith-Oxford Junction; Marion, First (Associate); Conference Disaster Volunteer Coordinator, Marion; Executive Director of Marion Cares, Marion; Director, Fellowship Cup, Mount Pleasant and New Sweden; and Burlington, First.
Survivors include her husband, David of Mount Pleasant, IA and children: Sarah, Christian and Malachi. Lunning Funeral Chapel’s website is
At Melisa’s request, please no flowers. Instead invest into her memorial for Burlington Building Bridges.

Bishop Haller and the Cabinet – March 16, 2022