Gene Donald Brandel (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

AUGUSTA, Ga. - Gene Donald Brandel, beloved husband of Betty June Andrews Brandel, entered into rest on August 2, 2008 at the Medical College of Georgia. Services will be private. Mr. Brandel was born in Buffalo, New York. He was a merchandise manager for Sears Department Store and was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force, serving in the Korean War. He was a member of The American Legion, D.A.V. and P.V.A. Additional survivors include: Daughter, Sylbia June Timmerman of Mississippi; brother, Rev. Harold Brandel of Ochachoba, Florida; sister, Ruth Carlson of Jacksonville, Florida He was preceded in death by his parents, Joseph and Ruth Gerber Brandel and a brother, William Brandel. If so desired memorial contributions may be made payable to Patient Benefit Fund, c/o Georgia War Veterans Nursing Home, 1101 15th Street, Augusta, Georgia 30901. Sign the guestbook at

The Augusta Chronicle-August 5, 2008