Mineral Wells Index, Mineral Wells, TX

March 24, 2014

Denese Faye Kolander


— Denese Faye  Kolander, beloved wife, mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and friend passed away peacefully on March 15, 2014, surrounded by her family. She was 49 years old.

Her kind heart, beautiful smile and unique sense of humor blessed the lives of all who knew her.

Denese was preceded in death by her parents, Lawrence Vernon Bradley and Clara Faye Bragg Bradley of Mineral Wells; and her brother, Larry Bradley of Mineral Wells.

She is survived by her husband, Rick Kolander; son, James Lawrence Bradley; daughter, Ciera Kolander; grandson, Travis Kolander; sisters, Bobbie McCalla, Freeda Hose, Mary Louise Knife and Carolyn Abbot; and many nieces, nephews and friends.

A private memorial service will be held at Possum Kingdom Lake at a later date, as Denese requested. In lieu of flowers, the family has asked that donations be made to the charities of your choice.