Betty Jane (Cartee) Brandenburg

Born: Sun., May 17, 1931
Died: Sun., Nov. 17, 2019


2:00 PM to 4:00 PM, Wed., Nov. 20, 2019
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Wed., Nov. 20, 2019
Location: Donald B Thompson Funeral Home

Funeral Service

10:00 AM Thu., Nov. 21, 2019
Location: Grossnickle Church of the Brethren

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Betty Jane Brandenburg, 88, formerly of Myersville, went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, November 17, 2019 at Fahrney-Keedy Memorial Home in Boonsboro. She was the wife of George W. Brandenburg Jr. who predeceased her on March 29, 1989.

Mrs. Brandenburg was born in Ellerton on her family farm May 17, 1931 a daughter of the late Grayson Franklin and Nellie Mae Bussard Cartee.

Betty retired from Postal Service and served at the Myersville Post Office for many years. She also worked at Sagner's and Jo Ann's Fabric in Frederick. She was a member of the Harmony Church of the Brethren, Myersville, was active in the church and sang in the choir. She enjoyed traveling, her flowers and garden at her home in Myersville.

She is survived by a sister Florence M. Ropp, Boonsboro, a brother Charles F. Cartee , Hagerstown, a brother-in-law David Kendig, Greencastle, PA. She is also survived by nieces and nephews Karen Lewis, Darlah Benedum, Darlene Smith, Charles Cartee, Lorn Cartee, Tina Strite, Laura Cartee-Royer, Linda Wiles, Ralph F. Ropp, Frances Draper, Donna Eckerd, Faye Wastler, Rebecca Schroyer, and many great-nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by a sister, Ruth Kendig, , a brother Austin Cartee, brothers-in-law Richard "Dick" Kuhn, and Ralph Ropp, and nephew Ricky Kuhn, and niece Edna Bidle

She will be remembered by her special friends M. Lee Ropp, Sharon Shafer and Larry Bidle.

We would like to thank the staff at Fahrney-Keedy village and Hospice of Frederick County, for the love and care they have provided Mrs. Brandenburg during her illness.

Friends may call 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 PM on Wednesday November 20 at the Donald B. Thompson Funeral Home, 31 E. Main St., Middletown. Funeral services will be held 10 AM on Thursday November 21 from the funeral home. Pastor Karen Grossnickle will officiate. Interment will be made in the Harmony Church of the Brethren, Myersville.

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