News From Terre Haute, Indiana

May 13, 2013

Dolores Dee Brandom


---- — Dolores Dee Brandom, 83, of Terre Haute, passed away on May 10, 2013, at 2:02 p.m. She was born Dec. 23, 1929, to Orval Greely Blankenship and Victoria Elizabeth Jane (Jones) Blankenship. She graduated from Pimento High School in 1948. Dolores was a member of Seventh-Day Adventist Church, in Terre Haute. She was a talented artist and an eclectic collector of art and other unusual items. She enjoyed working outside in her garden.

Dolores is survived by her husband of 66 years, William Brandom; her sons, Jerry Brandom (Melody) and Joe Brandom (Patti); three grandchildren; one great-grandchild; brothers, Norvel Blankenship and Arthur Blankenship; and sisters, Patricia Johnson, Barbara Lawrence, and Carole Elwell. She is preceded in death by her parents; and a brother, Norman Blankenship.

Funeral services are scheduled for 1 p.m. Wednesday, May 15, 2013, in Callahan-DeBaun Funeral, 2425 Wabash Ave. Pastor Ernie Peckham will be officiating. Burial will be in Roselawn Memorial Park. Visitation will be noon until services Wednesday.  Online condolences can be made at: