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George Francis Brainard
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Birth: Jan. 19, 1915
White Plains
Westchester County
New York, USA
Death: Jun. 30, 1969
Putnam County
New York, USA

CARMEL George Francis Brainard, Sr, of 292 Fair Street, Carmel, died on June 30, 1969, at Putnam Community Hospital after a long illness. He was 54 years of age. He was born on January 19, 1915, in White Plains the son of Charles and Maude Valentine Brainard. He was educated in Harrison and White Plains schools and had been employed as a truck driver with Union No. 856. Mr. Brainard was a sergeant in World War II having served in the Rhineland and France. He was awarded the Purple Heart five times. He had been a resident of Carmel for the past 12 years, and had previously lived in White Plains. Surviving are his wife, the former Grace MacLachlan and eight children. They are Margaret, Frederick, Edward and Gladys, all of the home address; Mrs. Elizabeth Barrett of Lake Carmel, Mrs. Pauline See of Peekskill, George Brainard Jr., of Carmel and Robert Brainard of Greenville, South Carolina. Also surviving are two brothers; Charles Brainard of New York City, John Brainard of Indiana and two sisters, Mrs Grace French of New Jersey and Mrs Jennie Mailo of White Plains. Eight grandchildren also survive.

Services were held on Wednesday, July 2, 1969 at 2 pm at the Edward Adams Funeral Home in Carmel. Rev. Richard Purnell officiated, Interment was at Raymond Hill Cemetery.

published Putnam County Courier, Carmel, NY July 3, 1969
courtesy SearchQuest1

 
 
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 Spouse:
  Grace R Mac Lachlan Brainard (1919 - 1984)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Raymond Hill Cemetery
Carmel
Putnam County
New York, USA
 
Created by: ms1952
Record added: Mar 08, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 106364731
George Francis Brainard
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George Francis Brainard
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Grandpa, We never met, but my mom hard many stories about you throughout my childhood. May you rest in eternal peace.
- Brigid M.
 Added: Dec. 14, 2013
love you granddaddy
- Robbie Brainard
 Added: Aug. 23, 2013
love you granddaddy
- Robbie Brainard
 Added: Aug. 23, 2013
 
 
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