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“Condolences from The Wagner's. We were Bob's neighbors in Florida, we always looked forward each year to see him and Bailey. He would always ask...Read More »
1 of 16 | Posted by: Lynne Wagner - Palmetto, FL

“Dear Karen and Shari, On behalf of CW South St we send our condolences to you both. You are in our thoughts and prayers. ”
2 of 16 | Posted by: CW Resources - west hartford

“Dear Shari and Karen: I am sadden to hear of the loss of your father, so sorry to have heard of his passing. Bob was a role model and leader in his...Read More »
3 of 16 | Posted by: Peter Cram - Glastonbury, CT

“To the Brandenberger Family: I express my condolences to you on behalf of my brother, Frank Ramsay. Frank and Bob worked together at IBM and were...Read More »
4 of 16 | Posted by: A friend

“Bob was a wonderful gentleman. I worked with both Rudy Pecoraro and him at IBM. Two old timers gone. I was very sorry to hear about this. My...Read More »
5 of 16 | Posted by: Karen Kiely - Stratford, CT

“Dear Shari, Karen and all of Bob Brandenberger's loved ones, please accept our heartfelt condolences from the Leghorn Family, Glen, Wayne, Dennis...Read More »
6 of 16 | Posted by: Wayne Leghorn - West Hartford, CT

“To the Brandenburger family: On behalf of the Vassar family, please accept our condolences for your loss. Bob was a lovely man and a wonderful...Read More »
7 of 16 | Posted by: Carol Vassar - Newington, CT

“I met Bob in 1963 when we started at Aetna in Hartford. We became good friends at the getgo, and kept in contact with him when he joined IBM and...Read More »
8 of 16 | Posted by: Michael Plouffe - wethersfield, CT

“My sincere sympathy to Bobs family on their loss. I remember playing basketball with Bob in the South Windsor Adult basketball league many, many...Read More »
9 of 16 | Posted by: Jack Sasso - East Orleans, MA

“I WORKED WITH BOB MANY YEARS AGO AT IBM.HE ALWAYS HAD A GREAT SENSE OF HUMOR AND WAS A GREAT GUY TO SHARE A COLD BEER WITH ! ”
10 of 16 | Posted by: ED GYLLENHAMMER

“I worked with Bob at the Travelers and golfed with him. He was much admired. ”
11 of 16 | Posted by: John Caron - Arlington, VA

“In Memory of Robert Brandenberger ”
12 of 16 | Posted by: Susan Goulet - Hartford, CT

“Rest in peace Dear Cousin and sincere condolences Dear Shari and Karen. LOVE Always Susan Goulet. ”
13 of 16 | Posted by: Susan Goulet - Hartord, CT

“To the Brandenberger family, I had the pleasure of working with Bob for many years when he was on the Travelers Insurance account for IBM. He was a...Read More »
14 of 16 | Posted by: John Setzko - Wethersfield, CT

“Rest in peace, Old Friend. ”
15 of 16 | Posted by: George Katz - Manchester

“Dear Karen and Shari -Our heartfelt condolences go out to you and your family--We will always remember Bob as a kind and gentle man--we will miss...Read More »
16 of 16 | Posted by: Mike and Sandy Lallier - CT


Robert Marx Brandenberger, 77, of Newington, died unexpectedly Friday, August 4, 2017. Born in Hartford, the son of the late Robert K. and Erene (Marx) Brandenberger, Bob graduated from Newington High School, Class of 1957. He went on to Trinity College in Hartford where he played basketball for 3 years and graduated in 1962. Bob worked as a systems engineer with IBM for 36 years, retiring in 2001. He was an avid golfer and liked playing poker at Foxwood Casino. In the winter months, he would spend time at his home in Palmetto, FL. Bob was predeceased by two daughters Diane and Patty Brandenberger. He leaves two daughters, Karen Brandenberger of East Hartford and Shari Gill of Tolland, and his beloved dog, Bailey.

Calling hours will be held Wednesday, August 9th from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. at the Taylor & Modeen Funeral Home, 136 South Main Street, West Hartford. A graveside service will be held Thursday, August 10th at 11:00 a.m. at Walnut Grove Cemetery, 817 Old Colony Road, Meriden, CT. Memorial donations may be made to the Connecticut Humane Society, 701 Russell Road, Newington, CT 06111. For directions and online condolences, please visit www.taylorandmodeen.com.