Betty (Keller) Woehlke(1932-2012)

Betty Keller Bragg Woehlke, age 80, a resident of Strasburg, VA, departed this earth on Thursday, November 22, 2012 after a long courageous battle with lung cancer.

A memorial gathering will be held at Stover Funeral Home on Monday evening from 6-8 p.m. Bruce Frank will present a eulogy at 7:00 p.m. Burial will be conducted privately.

Betty was born to the late Nellie Ross Booth and Frederick Phillip Keller on July 9, 1932 in Toms Brook, VA. Betty was a 1950 graduate of Strasburg High School and a 1953 graduate of Winchester Nursing School. She was a member of Virginia District 12 American Nursing Association, Strasburg Christian Church, Shenandoah American Legion Auxiliary Post 77 Strasburg, Strasburg Fraternal Order of Eagles, and Woman of the Moose Lodge 575 in Woodstock, VA.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband, Joseph William Bragg, Jr., second husband, Stanley Martin Woehlke, sisters, Helen Petty, Mildred Ellers, and brothers, Jacob Keller and James Keller.

She is survived by two daughters, Shelly Bragg McClain and husband Greg of Stephens City, VA, Julie Ann Bragg and husband Jimmy of Broadway, VA; two sons, Mitchell William Bragg and wife Kimberly of Stephens City, VA, and Randall Ross Bragg of West Palm Beach, FL; five grandchildren; seven great grandchildren; sisters, Frances Schwalow of Strasburg, Anne Frank of Staunton, Joyce Dykes of Strasburg, Freddie Kay Kaine of Harrisonburg; and a brother, John Keller of Ohio.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Blue Ridge Hospice, 333 W. Cork Street, Winchester, VA 22601.

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Published in Northern Virginia Daily from Nov. 23 to Nov. 24, 2012