Betty Jean Brangers

Betty Jean Brangers, 82 of Elizabethtown, died Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at her home. She was a native of Hardin County, was a member of St. John Catholic Church and attended St. James Catholic Church. She was a wonderful wife and mother and was a beloved community baker. She was preceded in death by her parents, Bill and Dorothy Smith; and brother, Carl Bob Smith. She is survived by her husband of 63 years, Robert L. Brangers; son, Mitch (Judy) Brangers of Maryland; a grandson, Robert C. Brangers; and three nieces who helped care for her, Sharon Thomas, Sandy Root, and Donna Jo Smith. The funeral is at 11 a.m. Monday at St. John Catholic Church with Rev. Dan Lincoln officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Visitation is from 2-6 p.m. Sunday and continues after 9 a.m. Monday Brown Funeral Home. A Prayer Vigil will be held at 5:30 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to Hosparus. Condolences may be expressed online at


Sunday, November 24, 2019 from 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Brown Funeral Home


Monday, November 25, 2019 starting at 11:00 AM
St. John Catholic Church