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Geneva Gatchel Brane
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Birth: Aug. 11, 1916
Wabash County
Indiana, USA
Death: Apr. 26, 1986
Wabash
Wabash County
Indiana, USA

Geneva was first married to John Gerald 'Dick' Harrell. They had three daughter's: Barbara Jean, Janet Marlene, and Florence Lorene.

Geneva next married Russell D. Brane. They had three children: Grace, David L. and John A.

Russell Brane was previously married and they had three children: Paul H., Claude and John R.

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(Note from Josey (Brane) Slight )

John A. Brane is my father. Dick Harrell is his biological father; Russell Brane adopted him (not sure of the year). Just a correction for your records!

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From the Wabash Plain Dealer in Wabash, Indiana ... Monday, April 28, 1986

Ill six months, Geneva Brane, 69, 605 State Street, died at Miller's Merry Manor East at 1:40 p.m. Saturday.
She was born August 11, 1916, in Wabash to Foster and Florence (Hart) Gatchel, Sr. The father is deceased. The mother survives at 791 Congress Street.
She was a lifelong Wabash resident and a member of the Apostolic Pentecostal Church.
She was married May 12, 1956, in Yuma, Arizona, to Russell Brane, who survives.
Also surviving are two sons, John A. Brane, R. R. 3; and David L. Brane, 1175 Hawthorne Drive; four daughters, Mrs. Barbara Saltmarsh, 1308 Creekside Drive; Mrs. Grace Hubbard, 605 State Street; Mrs. Bernie (Janet) Howe, Yuma, Arizona, and Mrs. James (Florence) Castator, Kouts.
Also surviving are four brothers, Robert Gatchel, 1576 Grand Street; James Gatchel, R. R. 3; Jack Gatchel, 256 E. Main Street; and Foster Gatchel Jr., 350 Wilson Street; four sisters, Mrs. Betty Cofer, Detroit, Michigan; Mrs. Loyd (Margaret) Meyer, 720 Manchester Avenue; Mrs. Fred (Jackie) Stackhouse, 201 Manchester Avenue, and Mrs. Richard (Shirley) Hobbs, R. R. 2; 13 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
Two sisters are deceased.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Garrett and Sloane Colonial Mortuary. The Rev. Marvin Parrish will officiate. Burial will be in Memorial Lawns Cemetery.
Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 today at the funeral home.

Date of death: April 26, 1986 ... Date of publication: April 28, 1986
 
 
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 Parents:
  Foster W Gatchel (1894 - 1964)
  Florence Hart Gatchel (1897 - 1992)
 
 Spouses:
  John Gerald Harrell (1913 - 1969)
  Russell D. Brane (1909 - 2005)
 
 Siblings:
  Geneva Gatchel Brane (1916 - 1986)
  Wanda Gatchel Gill (1918 - 1982)*
  Robert James Gatchel (1920 - 2012)*
  Ruth Gatchel Dohse (1922 - 1975)*
  Jack Gatchel (1931 - 1995)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Memorial Lawns Cemetery
Wabash
Wabash County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: WABASH
Record added: Feb 05, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 47622173
Geneva <i>Gatchel</i> Brane
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Geneva <i>Gatchel</i> Brane
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 Added: Jun. 14, 2011
 
 
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