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Idaho State Journal, 10/13/10
MONTPELIER - Brandon Dennis Wilcox, 68, went forever fishing and hunting on October
11, 2010. He was born September 30, 1942, to Brandon and Mary May Galloway Wilcox. He
attended Montpelier High School. He loved everyone he met, everyone loved him. He spent
his happiest times fishing, hunting, camping, Dutch oven cooking and boating with his
family and friends.
Dennis was an avid bowler and owner of Jolara Lanes. He loved teaching the kids how to
bowl; and loved all his "bowling grandkids." Dennis had a great sense of humor
and willingness to always help others and make new memories with family and friends.
He was a trusting husband, wonderful father, grandfather, great-grandfather and friend.
He loved his wife, children, grandchildren, great-grandchildren and friends.
Dennis met the love of his life, RaeAnn Bentsen. They were married August 10, 1962, for
48 years; to that union they were blessed with three children (Chuck) Laurie Sims, Dennis
Scott (Tammy) Wilcox of Georgetown, and (Joey) Lisa Weis of Montpelier; 12 grandchildren,
four greatgrandchildren, many nieces and nephews that will love and miss him dearly.
He is survived by his wife, RaeAnn; two sisters, (Gale) Dixie Smith of Fishhaven,
(Kevin) Linda Mangum of Georgetown.
He was met on the river banks by his parents, Brandon and Mary May Galloway Wilcox, his
two sisters, Anna May and Ruth Wilcox, his grandson, Michael James Sims and his forever
companions, Duke and Luke.
Dennis touched the lives of all he came in contact with.
We love and miss you so much - Goodbye till we meet again.
Funeral services will be held at the First and Fourth Ward Church at 1 p.m. on October
15, 2010, with a viewing from 11 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. prior to services. Interment will be
in the Montpelier Cemetery.
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