Iladelle Irene Brandenburg, 90, passed away on May 16, 2008. Survived by her son, Robert Bruce (Cricket) Brandenburg of Pueblo West, Colo.; sister, Hazel (Keith) Gregory of Grinnell, Iowa; granddaughter, Deborah Ann Brandenburg of Ft. Collins, Colo.; as well as numerous nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her husband, Robert J. Brandenburg; and sisters, Myrtle Hartman and Flora Bays. Iladelle was born September 29, 1917, in Osborne, Kansas to Benjamin and Della Holtslander. She received her Bachelor's Degree in dietetics at the University of Colorado, and worked in the dietary department at the Colorado State Hospital, retiring in 1980. She was a member of First United Methodist Church. At her request there will be no viewing. Cremation, Montgomery & Steward Crematorium. A private inurnment will follow. The family would like to send a special thanks to the staff of Pavilion at Villa Pueblo, the staff of Sangre de Cristo Hospice and Dr. Schoettstaedt for all the loving care they provided. Online condolences,

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  1. Remembering Hartman family trips to Colorado and visits with Aunt Iladelle and Uncle Bob…With love and prayers, Donna

  2. Bruce and Cricket, Thank you for sharing with us about Aunt Iladelle’s passing. We appreciated so much your phone visit and assure you of our love & prayers during this difficult time. We remember with great appreciation the beautiful life of your dear Mother and will miss keeping in touch with her now but know she was wanting to go on to her eternal Home. She dearly loved you and was so grateful for your loving care thru the years. May you know we are there with you both as you Celebrate her life. We plan to make a contribution as a Memorial but will be in touch with you at a later date. May you feel God’s comfort and peace. Love, Ruth & Gerald

  3. I send my condolences to family members in this time, missing a loved one. Now she is with the almighty.

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