Alan Brandenburg - May 22, 2009Alan Brandenburg, 52, of Aurora, died Friday, May 22, 2009 at Bryan/LGH East in Lilncoln.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, May 27 at the Assembly of God Church in Aurora. Rev. Jim Garfield will officiate. Burial will be in the Burke Cemetery near Central City at 1:30 P.M. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 P.M. Tuesday at the Assembly of God Church. Condolences may be e-mailed to the family through the mortuary website at www.higbymortuary.com
Alan Brandenburg, son of Glen and Ruth (Ruge) Brandenburg, was born in Central City on April 23, 1957.
He grew up in Central City and graduated from Central City High School in 1975.
Following high school he worked at Bonnavilla and Top Flite for several years. He then went back to work at Bonnavilla where he worked until his death.
He married Kathy Chadwick on October 8, 1977, in Central City at the Central City Methodist Church.
He enjoyed hunting and fishing, bowling, and playing softball. He especially enjoyed spending time with his granddaughters. He loved to work in his yard and working on his home and truck. He was a friend to all and gave anyone a helping hand when they needed it.
Survivors incliude his wife, Kathy of Aurora; sons, Anthony Brandenburg of Aurora and Rick (Amy) Brandenburg of Marquette; daughter, Amber Brandenburg of Aurora; granddaughters, Haylee and Emily Brandenburg; brothers Ronald Hotchkiss and special friend Jamie of Lander, Wyo. and Dennis (Kathy) Brandenburg of Knights Landing, Calif.; sisters, LaDonna (Ron) Powers of Grand Island and Vicki (Larry) McAhren of Grand Island; brothers-in-law Mike Burke of Clarks and Richard Riblett of Central City, other family members and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents; sister, Oleata Riblett; his mother and father-in-law, Opal and Stanley Chadwick and a niece.