WAUKESHA

Branden James Atherton

Oct. 16, 1981 - Oct. 16, 2005

Branden James Atherton, child of God, was called home to be with his heavenly father and savior on his 24th birthday, Sunday, Oct. 16, 2005.

He is the beloved son of Patti and Jim Atherton and cherished brother of Katie Atherton. Branden will be deeply missed by Andrea, the love of his life. He was the loving grandson of Thusnelda and the late Walter Richards and Beverly and the late William Atherton.

Branden will be deeply missed by his entire family and his many friends.

Visitation will be held from 3 p.m. until 5:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 21, at Elmbrook Church, 777 S. Barker Road, Brookfield. The service will be celebrated at 5:30 p.m. A private burial will be held at Highland Memorial Park.

In lieu of flowers, memorials in Brandenís name may be made to the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire Music Department.

Church and Chapel Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 549-0659 or visit www.churchandchapel.com to view the online obituary, leave condolences or receive directions.

"Known by many, loved by all."