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 Nelda Rosa <I>Harbert</I> Brackenhoff

Nelda Rosa Harbert Brackenhoff

Hillsboro, Montgomery County, Illinois, USA
Death 5 Nov 2012 (aged 82)
Taylor Springs, Montgomery County, Illinois, USA
Burial Nokomis, Montgomery County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 100334128 · View Source
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Nelda Brackenhoff
Nokomis Caterer/Antique Dealer

Nelda Rosa Brackenhoff, 82, of Nokomis, died Monday, November 5, 2012, 11:46 a.m., at Montgomery Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Taylor Springs.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, November 10, 12 p.m., at Stiehl-Dawson Funeral Home, Nokomis, with Pastor Bert Eickhoff officiating. Visitation will be from 4-6 p.m., Friday, November 9 at the funeral home. Burial will be in Nokomis Cemetery.
Born August 26, 1930 in Hillsboro to Walter F. and Rosa Irene Thunehurst Harbert, she married James Brackenhoff on March 19, 1950 in Shelbyville and he preceded her in death on May 8, 2004.
She was a former caterer, antique dealer and reporter for Springfield State Journal Register, a site supervisor for the Golden Circle Nutrition Center, and one of the first majorettes at Normal University. She was a member of the Nokomis Memorial Park Board, helping organize the first pool project, Nokomis Woman's Club, Trinity Lutheran Church, Nokomis, and helped form Nokomis Sportsman's Club.
She is survived by one son, Kirk Brackehoff of Springfield, two daughters, Constance Nash of Nokomis and Kay L. Brackenhoff of London, England; one sister, Lolita Johnson of Arlington, TX; and one brother, Anthony Harbert of Grandville, MI.
Besides her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents; and two siblings, Harold Harbert and Mary Alice Hawkins.--Nokomis Free Press-Progress, November 7, 2012




  • Created by: Dennis Pearse
  • Added: 7 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100334128
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Nelda Rosa Harbert Brackenhoff (26 Aug 1930–5 Nov 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100334128, citing Nokomis Cemetery, Nokomis, Montgomery County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Dennis Pearse (contributor 46873241) .