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George E. Branson, 75, of South Bend, IN, passed away on Friday, November 18, 2016 in his home.

He was born on March 6, 1941 to the late Ralph O. and Josephine (Cramer) Branson in Parke County, IN, and has lived in South Bend since 1971, coming from Portsmouth, OH. Along with his parents; George was preceded in death by his son, David Branson in May of 2016; and a brother, Jackie Branson.

George retired in 2008 from Exacto, Inc. in South Bend, IN, where he worked as a Machinist for many years.

On April 10, 1970, he married Wanda R. Roberts in Butler County, OH. She died on April 8, 2008.

George is survived by his daughter, Lisa (Chris) Morey of South Bend, IN; six grandchildren, Steven Parker, Justin Branson, Francis Revere, Mistirae Branson, Amber Ferrill, and Brooke Ferrill; two sisters, Paula (Dave) Hayslip of Westerville, OH; Doris Sterling of Cardington, OH; and one brother, Dave (Teresa) Branson of Stout, OH.

There will be no visitation or funeral service.

Memorial contributions may be made to: American Heart Association/ American Stroke Association, 3816 Paysphere Circle, Chicago, IL 60674.

Kaniewski Funeral Home, South Bend, IN is handling arrangements. To send online condolences, please visit