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Posted: Sunday, August 7, 2011 12:00 am

Branzell, Dorothy A., age 86, of Chippewa Falls passed away Saturday, July 30, 2011 at her home.

She was born on April 21, 1925 in Ashland, WI to Sidney and Mary (nee Bonney) Farrell, the second of three children. She married Robert G. Branzell on November 2, 1947 in Ashland. The couple raised their two children in Eau Claire before venturing in the restaurant business with the Coach House Supper Club in Bloomer, WI and Robert's in Cornell, WI. Upon their retirement, they relocated to Chippewa Falls.

Survivors include a son, Bill (Sharon) Branzell of Cape Coral, FL; a daughter, Robyn (Alfredo Rangel) Branzell of Portland, OR; and a granddaughter, Brittney Bell of Portland, OR.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert; and a grandson, Aaron Branzell.

Private family services were held.

The Cremation Society of Wisconsin is serving the family.

Online condolences may be left for the family at

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