|Birth: ||Aug. 3, 1936|
|Death: ||Mar. 31, 2011|
Delta resident Lois M. Brandstadt, passed away peacefully at her residence on Thursday, March 31, 2011 in Delta, Colorado. She was 74 years of age.
A funeral service honoring Lois's life will be held at 10:00 a.m., Tuesday, April 5, 2011 at the First Assembly of God Church in Delta, Colorado with Pastor Lee Ponder officiating. Visitation will be held from 9:00 - 9:45 a.m. prior to the service at First Assembly of God Church. Interment will follow the service at the Delta City Cemetery in Delta, Colorado.
Lois Marie Brown was born on August 3, 1936 in Montrose, Colorado to the late Loyd and Adele (Gibson) Brown. She grew up in Montrose, Colorado and graduated from Montrose High School.
On April 10, 1955, Lois married Harold James Brandstadt in Montrose, Colorado. They have been residents of Delta, Colorado for the past 56 years. Lois loved farming and ranching and especially farm animals. She also loved attending family reunions, camping and the mountains. Lois was an out-doors-woman: trees, rocks and soil were her passion.
Lois is survived by her loving husband, Harold Brandstadt, of Delta, Colorado; four sons, Kenneth Brandstadt, of Grand Junction, Colorado; Donald Brandstadt and spouse, Maria, of Bennington, Oklahoma; Gary Brandstadt, of Grand Junction, Colorado, and Melvin Brandstadt and spouse, Mona, of Delta, Colorado; five sisters, Thedus Castle and Thelma Smith, both of Montrose, Colorado; Judy Wilson and spouse, Wendell, of Powderhorn (Lake City), Colorado; Joyce Weedeward, of Shepherd, Montana, and Karra Jean Austin, of Gunnison, Colorado; a sister-in-law, Zilla Mae Brown, of Olathe, Colorado; 15 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.
Lois was preceded in death by her parents, Loyd and Adele Brown; a son, John Henry Brandstadt; sister, Doris Sames; brother, Lyle Brown; and a daughter-in-law, Darla Brandstadt.
Memorial contributions may be made in Lois' memory to Hospice and Palliative Care of Western Colorado, P. O. Box 24, Delta, Colorado.
Arrangements are under the care and direction of Taylor Funeral Service and Crematory.
Published in The Daily Sentinel on April 5, 2011
Created by: Barb
Record added: Apr 07, 2011
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May you rest in peace.|
Added: Apr. 7, 2011