Brenda Lee Demus, AIA May 11, 1952 – November 06, 2018 Share this obituary Send Flowers Sign Guestbook| View Guest Book Entries| Send Private Condolences| Send Sympathy Card Brenda Demus, age 66, of Pleasant Hill, California passed away November 6, 2018, from Cancer. Ms. Demus was born in Shreveport, Louisiana and grew up in San Francisco, California. Brenda attended Woodrow Wilson High School in San Francisco and graduated from the University of California at Berkeley with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Architecture. She was a licensed Architect in the State of California, and worked for a variety of architectural firms in the San Francisco Bay Area. She was a member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) and the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP). She volunteered for the Pleasant Hill Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) program and was an escort docent for those with mobility disabilities to access the Vikingsholm Castle in South Lake Tahoe. Brenda loved to paint, particularly watercolors; and was a member of the California Watercolor Association, Tahoe Art League, and the Mendocino Art Center. She also enjoyed travelling, cooking and entertaining. She is survived by her husband, Eric Thergesen; her mother, Lillie McBride; sisters Johnnie Baker, Wanda Demus; brother John Demus; and many nieces, nephews and friends. Services will be private. In lieu of flowers please make a donation to the Contra Costa Humane Society, 171 Mayhew Way, Pleasant Hill, CA (925) 279-2247. Print Obituary Sign Guest Book Name: Location: Email: Personal Message: Personal Message (required) Required Confirmation: Submit guest book entry
Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Brenda Lee Demus AIA May 11 1952 November 06 2018.
Death notice for the town of: Concord, state: California