CHRISTAN BRAND – July 20, 1978 – June 18, 2021
Christan "Chrissy" Brand, 42, of Franktown, CO, passed away at her home on June 18, 2021. She was born July 20, 1978 in Denver, CO, the daughter of Lowell Hal and Kathy Turner. Chrissy was a 1996 graduate of Ponderosa High School in Parker, CO and attended the University of Colorado at Denver for two years. Upon the death of her father in 1997, she managed the family business, Turner Stables in Parker, CO.
On September 27, 2003, she married Eric Paul Brand in Annapolis, MD.
She and her husband Eric were cattle ranchers on the farm they shared in Franktown, CO. Chrissy also was a Show Horse trainer.
Chrissy was a talented artist who did beautiful pencil sketches. She participated in numerous competitive horse show events over the years, including the National Western Stock Show. She was an avid reader and had a great love of books, history and nature. She had a special passion for all animals…horses, dogs, cats, cows and just about anything that walks, flies, swims or crawls.
Survivors are her husband, Eric Paul Brand, Franktown, CO; mother, Kathy L. Turner, Parker, CO; uncle, Terry Neil (Kathy) King, Barrington, IL; cousin, Shari (James) Ashley, Parker, CO; and her mother-in-law, Sue (Pete) Bielski, Annapolis, MD. She was predeceased by her father, Lowell Hal Turner, grandparents, Neil L. King and Joan King, and her aunt Sharon Noel and her uncle Robert Noel.
To help others, Christan chose to be an organ and tissue donor.
Services will be held on Saturday July 17, 2021 at 11:00am at Spring Valley Cemetery, 13944 Spring Valley Road, Larkspur, CO 80118.
Memorial Donations may be made to the Buddy Center of Castle Rock, 4556 Castleton Court, Castle Rock, CO 80109, 303-751-5772.
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Published by Colorado Community Media on Jul. 2, 2021.