Tyrone “Tye” Banderet 45, of Berthoud, Colorado, passed on, June 22, 2012. He was born March 3, 1967 in Longmont, to Francis Banderet and Jane Fickel.
Tye was self-employed as a solar design consultant, and Web design developer, had designed various products and had been with IBM as a client representative for the banking and securities industry.
He was an alumnus of Colorado State University and Arizona State University with degrees in engineering and computer sciences. He was a member of the National Honor Society and had numerous scholastic and athletic awards.
Tye enjoyed spending time with his family (especially nieces and nephews) and friends, traveling throughout Europe, vacationing in Mexico with his brother, Trevor, and had lived in Florida, Dallas, and on his boat in California.
He is survived by his father, Francis, mother, Jane Fickel, step-mother, Darlene, brothers Rick Ramage (Terri), Trevor Banderet (Yvonne Butcher), Abe Bergan, North Bergan, sisters Cindy Kelley (Jimmy), Andrea Ross (Andrew Majeske), Jennie Koolstra (Eric), Julie Koejancic, his uncle, R. Bruce Fickel II (Karen Christensen), daughter Leanna Roones, and numerous nieces and nephews.
Tye was preceded in death by his grandparents, Francis and Nanna Banderet, Drs. Helen and R. Bruce Fickel, and his beloved dog, Sampras.
A memorial service will be held Monday, July 9 at 4pm., at Church of Jesus Christ LDS, 550 Spartan Ave. Berthoud.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Colorado State Veterinary Teaching Hospital in care of Kibbey-Fishburn Funeral Home, 1102 N. Lincoln Ave. Loveland, CO 80537