Betty J. Bragg

Betty J. Bragg, 88, of Marion, IN, and formerly of Huntington, IN, died Friday, July 19, 2013, at 2:12 a.m. at her home.

Mrs. Bragg was a homemaker and worked at Marion Community Schools and Long's Cleaners.

She was born June 9, 1925, in Huntington to Tim and Bertha Lee Satterthwaite. She married Merritt R. Bragg on Dec. 17, 1944. He preceded her in death on June 14, 2012.

Survivors include three sons, Richard (Patty) Bragg, Dr. Jeff (Cristin) Bragg and James (Jamie) Bragg, all of Marion; two daughters, Cheryl Compton, of Lebanon, and Rebecca "Becky" (Neil) Wolfgang, of Marion; a brother, Bruce Satterthwaite, of Florida; 14 grandchildren, Adam (Michele) Bragg, Amanda Bragg, Jacob (Jamee) Bragg, Caitlin Bragg, Caleb Bragg, Jarrett Bragg, Jordan (Kassie) Bragg, Joel Bragg, Laura (Jeff) Harrell, Dr. Jeremy (Nicole) Wilson, Michael Wilson, Craig (Annette) Wolfgang, Aaron (Jill) Wolfgang and Angie (John) Daly and 22 great-grandchildren.

A Funeral service was held Monday, July 22, 2013, at Raven-Choate Funeral Home, with Rev. Tom Mansbarger officiating. Burial was at Grant Memorial Park Cemetery, Marion.

Memorials may be made to Alzheimer's Association, 9135 N. Meridian St., Suite B-4, Indianapolis, IN 46260 or to Film Project, PO Box 1763, Marion, IN 46952.

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