Elda Marie Brunkhorst, 90, passed away at home on July 19, 2014. Survived by daughters, Deborah (Jerry) Hall and Frances (Tim) Abrahamsen of Pueblo West; son Martin Brunkhorst of Pueblo; granddaughter, Emily Abrahamsen of Boulder, Colo; and sister, Rhonda Brocksmith of Missouri. Elda was born on June 16, 1924, to Charles and Ruth Polette who precede her in death; along with two brothers; five sisters; and one granddaughter, Dawn (Brunkhorst) Meadows. Elda was a professional seamstress for many years. She enjoyed playing the organ and tending her beautiful flower gardens and canning vegetables in the fall. There will be no viewing. Cremation, Montgomery & Steward Crematorium. Memorial service, 10 a.m. Thursday, July 24, 2014, in the Montgomery & Steward Chapel. In lieu of food and flowers, memorials may be made to Our Saviors Lutheran Church Building Fund through the funeral home. Online condolences, www.montgomerysteward.com

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  1. Sincere sympathy to all of you on the loss of your mom. Sending healing prayers to all during such a difficult time for your family! Hold on to the good memories and take comfort knowing she’s with your dad once again.

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