Olive Rolena Brandenburg (86) of Greenup


Published on November 20 2012 3:09 pm

Olive Rolena Brandenburg went to be with her Lord on November 19, 2012 at Sarah Bush Lincoln Health Center in Mattoon, IL surrounded by her loving family.

A private family visitation will be held. Friends are welcome to attend the graveside funeral service at Friends Grove Cemetery at 2:00 pm on Wednesday November 21, 2012. Barkley Funeral Chapel in Greenup is assisting the family.

She was born October 4, 1926 in Cumberland County, a daughter of Joseph Milton and Olive May (Hubbart) Titus.

Olive is survived  by her husband Glen R. Brandenburg whom she married on October 2, 1947 and her two children, Stephen Dale (Debbie) Brandenburg of Toledo, IL and Rita Kay Brandenburg of Springfield, IL. Three grandchildren, Lori (Jeff) Truelove, Leslie (Mark) Knueppel and Matthew (Annie) Swearingen. Four great-grandchildren Maicie Myers, John Knueppel, Adrianna Knueppel and Reagan Matthew Swearingen. Two brothers Kenneth (Patricia) Titus of Greenup and Leroy (Connie) Titus of Mattoon, Two sisters Doris (Don) Kingery of Toledo and Lola (Wayne) Clark of Mattoon, and a sister in law Virginia Titus of Toledo.

She was preceded in death by her parents and two brother’s Dean and Carol Titus.

Olive was a birth rite member of the Friends Grove Quaker Church.

In lieu of flowers memorials can be made the Friends Grove Church 1409 Co. Rd. 700 N Toledo, IL 62468. Online condolences can be expressed at www.barkleyfuneralchapels.com.