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First Sgt (Ret) John Brandenburg

First Sgt (Ret) John Brandenburg

Tuesday, December 5th, 1961 Saturday, May 4th, 2019

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Obituary for First Sgt (Ret) John Brandenburg

First Sgt (Ret) John Brandenburg, 57, of Clarksville, passed away Saturday, May 4, 2019 at Skyline Medical Center. A Celebration of Life will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, May 11, 2019 at McReynolds-Nave & Larson Funeral Home with Full Military Honors to follow.
The family will receive friends Saturday from 10 a.m. until the hour of service at the funeral home.
John entered into this life on December 5, 1961, in Oelwein, Iowa, son of the late, Robert and Joanne Gigle Brandenburg. He was a Retired Veteran of the United States Army and was currently a civilian contractor for AECOM, working as a technical helicopter inspector at Ft. Campbell. John enjoyed fishing and was an active lifetime member of the NRA.
Survivors include his companion, Lorna Caudill; children, Cameron Brandenburg, Courtney (Cody)Warren, Amber Brandenburg, and Autumn (Dillon) Walton; mother of his children, Christina Ralph; brother, Robert Brandenburg; sisters, Victoria Jarchow, and Jolene Brandenburg; grandchildren Cayden Warren, Colton Warren, and Remington Walton.
In Lieu of flowers donations can be made to the NRA Foundation, 11250 Waples Mills Road, Fairfax, VA 22030 or the Wounded Warrior Project, PO Box 758517 Topeka, Kansas 66675.

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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Saturday, May 11th, 2019 | 10:00am - 1:00pm
    McReynolds-Nave & Larson Funeral Home
    1209 Madison St.
    CLARKSVILLE, TN
    Saturday, May 11th, 2019
    10:00am - 1:00pm
  • Service

    Saturday, May 11th, 2019 | 1:00pm
    McReynolds-Nave & Larson Funeral Home
    1209 Madison St.
    CLARKSVILLE, TN
    Saturday, May 11th, 2019
    1:00pm

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Mark Miles

Rest in peace, John. Had the privelige of serving with John in Katterback, Germany, from 1981 to 1983 time-frame. John was serving as a UH- 1 Huey mechanic/Helicopter Crewchief in SOTAS Detachment #2, which was flying experimental JUH-1H helicopters. He was a man who enjoyed life, yet took his job seriously.
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Aaron Pusser

John was my section sergeant when I joined the Hooter Bros. in 1986. I have many fond memories of that time that I will never forget.Above all I will remember him for his great integrity and sense of duty to his country under very difficult conditions.Rest in peace my friend and my heartfelt condolences to all your family and friends. Aaron Pusser
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Clermont Pin Doctors

We are thinking of you during this difficult time.
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Courtney Dawn Warren

You are loved beyond measure & missed beyond words. Our hearts & lives will never be the same with the void left from your departure but by the grace of God & love & support of each other we will learn to keep going til we are together again. Until then watch over & guide us as we navigate through the immense grief & try to find some sort of normalcy. Take care of Caleb & Chloe for us til we are reunited. I love you Daddy. Courtney (Brandenburg) Warren
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Connie King

Sympathies to the family. So sorry to hear this.
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