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TCL > May 2001 Issue > In Memoriam

May 2001       Vol. 30, No. 5       Page  142
In Memoriam

In Memoriam

Charles Templeton Brandt, Sr., a Denver and Aspen attorney, passed away on March 7, 2001. He was 61. Brandt was born in Denver on May 6, 1939. He and his wife, Emmy Lou Stevenson, had two sons. Brandt was admitted to practice law in Colorado in 1965, and joined the Colorado Bar Association a year later. He practiced with the Denver law firm of Holland & Hart LLP for thirty-one years, after which he started a private practice in Aspen. He is survived by his wife, sons, and two grandchildren.

Attorney Robert F. May passed away on March 16, 2001. He was 85. May was born in New York in 1916. He married Imogene Harms in 1938. May served in the U.S. Navy during World War II. He lived in Nebraska and Denver, and practiced labor law at his own firm. He is survived by three children, two grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren.

Denver attorney Philip Alan Rouse passed away on March 30, 2001, at the age of 81. Rouse was born in Grand Island, Nebraska. He served in the U.S. Air Force during World War II and the Korean War. He married Romaine Cassel in New York in 1946. He moved to Colorado where he earned bacheolor’s and doctor-of-law degrees from the University of Colorado, Boulder. Rouse was licensed to practice law in Colorado in 1946. He was a member of the Denver and Colorado Bar Associations. He was involved in the Eldora Civic Association to preserve open space near Indian Peaks, and he served on the board of the Geneva Glen Camp near Indian Hills. Rouse is survived by his wife, three children, and two grandsons. Contributions in his memory may be made to The Eldora Land Preservation, c/o ECA, P.O. Box 988, Nederland, CO 80466.

The Colorado Bar Foundation ("Foundation") is one means of commemorating members of the profession. The Foundation was established in 1953 and functions exclusively for educational and charitable purposes. The Foundation promotes the advancement of jurisprudence and the administration of justice in Colorado through grants to help educate the general public and provide assistance to the state’s legal institutions. All gifts to the Foundation are deductible contributions for federal income tax purposes. For additional details about becoming a Foundation supporter, call Dana Collier Smith in Denver at (303) 824-5318 or (800) 332-6736.

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