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Yvonne Bronowicz Delu


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Yvonne Bronowicz Delu Obituary
April 19, 1936 - July 17, 2017 Yvonne Bronowicz Delu, a resident of Los Angeles from 1979 to 2009, died July 17, 2017 in Albuquerque, NM, after a battle with Lewy body dementia. Born on April 19, 1936 in Troy, NY, Yvonne received a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Toledo in Toledo, OH, and a Master of Fine Arts degree from the University of Texas in Austin. Her career in Costume Design included multiple seasons at the Oregon Shakespeare Festival and at the Guthrie Theatre in Minneapolis, MN. She subsequently had a long, productive career in television and film in Los Angeles, CA, beginning in 1979. She served as an officer of the Costume Designers Guild in Los Angeles. Yvonne and Dahl Delu were married on April 1, 1967 and lived in New York, NY, Minneapolis, MN, and Los Angeles, CA. Dahl and Yvonne moved to Albuquerque to join their grandchildren in 2009. Yvonne had a brilliant, creative mind. She was a voracious reader, world traveler, spectacular cook, loving spouse, mother, and grandparent. Yvonne is survived by her husband of 50 years, Dahl, her two adult children, Adam and Nina, and three grandchildren, Jack, Sabina, and Lex. Memorial gifts may be made to Lewy Body Dementia Association (http://lbda.org/donate).
Published in the Los Angeles Times from July 28 to July 30, 2017
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