Dolores Elinor Brenna
November 2, 2022
It is with deep sorrow that we announce the passing of Dolores Elinor (Pecora) Brenna, 87, of Glasgow, Mont., who passed Saturday, Oct. 29, 2022, at Frances Mahon Deaconess Hospital, in Glasgow.
A Rosary will be prayed at 6:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 6, at St. Raphael's Catholic Church, in Glasgow. A funeral mass will be held Monday, Nov. 7, at 10 a.m. with Father Jose officiating at St. Raphael's. A reception will follow at the Parish Hall. Burial will be in Malta City Cemetery in Malta, Mont.
Dolores was born Feb. 22, 1935, in Wheeler, Mont., to Luis and Leona (Moran) Pecora. She received her education in the Glasgow School System. Graduating from Glasgow High School in 1954. She attended Beautician College in Billings, Mont.
She married Darrell Brenna on Aug. 10, 1957, in Glasgow, and they made their home in Glasgow. The couple had four children, Marlys, Thomas, Daria, and Theresa.
Dolores was a beautician for 35 years and belonged to several clubs. She enjoyed painting, crafts, playing cards and games and visiting her friends. She had a strong faith, praying the Rosary every night. She truly loved seeing and visiting with her grand babies. She has lived at Valley View Home the last six years, where she gained relationships with several staff members and was known as "Mama D." We are grateful for the love and concern shown for our mother.
Preceding her in death are her parents, Luis and Leona; brothers Luis and Dave (Sonny) Pecora; sister Theresa Wetzel; and several nephews.
She is survived by her children Marlys (Larry) Hopkins, Thomas (Bridget) Brenna, Daria Brenna and Theresa (Clay Kittleson) McDonald; grandchildren, Elijah, Derek, Autumn, Jesica, Krystal, Rayshell, Amanda, Kevin, Carlyle, Mindy, Dylan, Jacob, and Brandon; and 20 great-grandchildren.
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