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“Jim & Diane and Nancy: We were so sorry to hear about the loss of your Mother. Its so difficult to lose the ones we love. We will keep you in our...Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: Larry & Carol Brewer - Tipp City, OH

“Sandy, I just heard about your mom's death and want to express my sympathy. It is so hard losing your mother no matter what age she is even though...Read More »
2 of 9 | Posted by: Sylvia Koverman-Kramer - OH

“Marilyn Winner, who lives on Ohio St. Rte. 705 near Brandewie Rd, sent me this remembrance: We (Marilyn & Ginny) did have some fun times together. ...Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: Ted Brandewie - Lexington, KY

“Virginia was a very a sweet, beautiful, lady. Always had a lovely smile on her face. She will be truly be missed, here on earth. I'm sure she is...Read More »
4 of 9 | Posted by: Marlene Rutschilling - Minster, OH

“I have fond memories of my Aunt Ginny. She was always smiling and laughing at the family gatherings, and she did a wonderful job raising her sons...Read More »
5 of 9 | Posted by: Ted Brandewie - Lexington, KY

“My deepest sympathy and wishing you peace and comfort and GOD bless of you Leo ”
6 of 9 | Posted by: Leo Berning - Maria Stein, OH

“While I offer condolences to the Brandewie family for their loss of an exceptional mother and grandmother, it is difficult to mourn at the vision of...Read More »
7 of 9 | Posted by: Michael Fetzer - Clarkston, MI

“My memories of Virginia go back to the time when her sister Dorothy, married my brother, Romie. It was a beautiful and joyful occasion. My sympathy...Read More »
8 of 9 | Posted by: Joan Buehler Krabbe - Hamilton, OH

“What a wonderful, caring and kind woman. I enjoyed her smile and humor every time I was visiting Nancy and Diane on their farm growing up and...Read More »
9 of 9 | Posted by: Lucy and Leroy Gaier - OH


Virginia M. Brandewie age 85 formerly of Brandewie Rd. Ft. Loramie, OH died at 7:00 PM on Wednesday, May 20, 2014 at Heritage Manor Nursing Center, Minster. She was born February 23, 1929 in Shelby County to Frank & Josephine (Riethman) Schafer who preceded her in death. She married Joseph G. Brandewie on July 16, 1949 in Ft. Loramie, Ohio and he preceded her in death on February 28, 2012. She is survived by children Sandra Pitts, Sidney, Diane & Jim Ernst, Bellbrook, Nancy Ernst, Ft. Loramie, John & Karen Brandewie, Ft. Loramie, Joe B. & Mary Brandewie, Ft. Loramie and Jerry & Stacey Brandewie, Ft. Loramie and preceded by 2 sons Lawrence Joseph & James, also survived by 17 grandchildren & 1 deceased grandchild Tony Ernst, 21 great grandchildren; sister Dorothy Buehler, McCartyville, sisters–in-law Marty Schafer & Esther Shafer & brother-in-law Jack Siler in-laws, Lester Brandewie, Celina, Joan & Paul Maurer, Ft. Loramie, Paul Brandewie, Sidney, step brother Jim & Carol Bornhorst, Ft. Loramie. She was preceded in death by brothers & sisters Emma Grilliot, Madella Goldschmidt, Irene Monnin, Elmer Schafer, Clara Harris, infant Alvina Schafer, Bernard Schafer, Joseph Schafer, Jerome Schafer and Velma Siler. She was a member of St. Michael Catholic Church, St. Anne Rosary Altar Sodality. She was a graduate of Ft. Loramie High School and played saxophone in the band. She was a secretary at Minster Machine, worked at Heritage Manor Nursing Center and Trails Restaurant, Ft. Loramie. She loved bowling, cards, cooking, baking and spending time with her grandchildren. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 Friday, May 23, 2014 at St. Michael Catholic Church with Rev. Steven Shoup celebrant. Friends may call at the Hogenkamp Funeral Home, Minster from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM on Thursday May 22, 2014 and from 9:00 to 10:00 AM on Friday, May 23. Burial will take place in St. Michael Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to State of the Heart Hospice. Condolences may be made at www.hogenkampfh.com.