Milda Brakmanis

Milda Brakmanis

MADISON-Milda Brakmanis, age 102, of Madison, passed away on Tuesday, April 4, 2017, at The Willows Nursing and Rehab Center.

She was born on November 6, 1914 in Lutrini, Latvia. Milda was a member of Latvian Evangelical Lutheran Church. She enjoyed gardening, needlepoint, knitting, and spending time with her grandchildren.

Milda is survived by her daughter, Marite (George) Zimmerman; sons, Indulis (Sonya) Brakmanis and Gunars (Cindy) Brakmanis; 11 grandchildren; 18 great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband Juris; her parents; and two sisters. Funeral services will be held at GUNDERSON EAST FUNERAL AND CREMATION CARE, 5203 Monona Dr., Madison, at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, April 8, 2017, with the Rev. Susan Greenler presiding. Burial will follow at Roselawn Memorial Park. Visitation will be held from 9 a.m. until the time of the service on Saturday.

Memorials may be made to Heartland Hospice or to the Dane County Humane Society.

Online condolences may be made at

Gunderson East
Funeral & Cremation Care
5203 Monona Drive