Lyvina M. Brandenburg, 87

AUG. 1, 1924-JUNE 24, 2012

June 26, 2012
  • Lyvina M. Brandenburg
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Lyvina Mae "Tiny" Knode Brandenburg, 87, of Hagerstown, Md., and formerly of Williamsport, Md., passed away Sunday, June 24, 2012, at Williamsport Retirement Center.

Born Aug. 1, 1924, in Williamsport, she was the daughter of the late Henry and Cora Helen McClanathan Beasley.

She was preceded in death by her first husband, Donald Norman Knode; and second husband, Kenneth Lee Brandenburg Sr.

She was employed by Federal Silk Mill, Williamsport Textile Mill and Abner Doubleday Bookbinding, all of Williamsport, and Sears in Hagerstown.

She was a member of Faith Christian Fellowship in Williamsport, where she was a member of the Young at Heart group.

She is survived by daughter, Judith A. Munch and her husband, Richard, of Cearfoss, Md.; son, Donald L. Knode and his wife, Bonnie, of Williamsport; son, Robert L. Knode and his wife, Marian, of Edgewater, Md.; sister, A. Marie Beasley Davis of Williamsport; brother, G. Andrew Beasley of Hagerstown; grandchildren, Donald L. Knode II, Kimberly Cole, Michelle Daugherty, Henry R. Munch, Barry R. Munch and Gregory R. Munch; and great-grandchildren, Santana, Jillian, Jacquelynn, Kelsie, Kody, Jessica, Adam, Justin and Nathan.

She was preceded in death by one sister, Anna Beasley Lowman; and two brothers, Edward Beasley and Spencer Beasley.

The family will receive friends Thursday, June 28, 2012 from 7 to 9 p.m. at Osborne Funeral Home, 425 S. Conococheague St., Williamsport. The funeral home will be open Thursday after 9 a.m. for the convenience of family and friends.

Funeral services will be Friday, June 29, 2012, at 11 a.m. at Faith Christian Fellowship, Williamsport, with Pastor Dave Vance officiating. Interment will be in Greenlawn Memorial Park, Williamsport.

Memorial donations may be made to Faith Christian Fellowship Missions, Pastor John Miller, 16726 Lappans Road, Williamsport, MD 21795.

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