Shivery Funeral Home, Inc

Freda B. Braungard, age 75, of Ronks, PA, went home to be with the Lord on Friday, October 12, 2018 at Mt. Joy Hospice and Community Care.  She was the wife of Charles W. Braungard, Jr. with whom she would have celebrated 55 years of marriage on November 16th.  Born in Lancaster, she was the daughter of the late Frank and Alice Bender Baum.  She was a lifetime member of Calvary Monument Bible Church where she taught Sunday School.  Freda enjoyed flower gardening, birdwatching, family gatherings, and attending school events for her children and grandchildren.  Surviving besides her husband are 4 children: Charles W., III husband of Sharon Kuhns Braungard of Rising Sun, MD, Pamela A. Burns companion of Jere Taylor of Mountville, Nancy L. Metzler of Ephrata, and Cheryl J. wife of Robert Devonshire, Jr. of Ronks, 5 grandchildren; Darrel and his wife Angela , Elizabeth, Anna, Jeremiah and Allison,  3 great grandchildren; Andrew, Mason and Rebecca, 3 siblings: Barry husband of Betty Baum of Paradise, Carol wife of Thomas Hartley of New Providence, and Robert Baum of Paradise, and a half-brother Kenneth husband of Joyce Kinsey of Paradise.  She was preceded in death by a half-brother William Baum, Jr.  Funeral Service will take place from Calvary Monument Bible Church, 1660 Mine Road Paradise, PA, 17562, on Friday October 19th at 11 a.m. with a viewing time from 10 a.m. until time of service.  Pastor Tom Hubbard and Reverend Robert M. Reid will be officiating.  There will also be a viewing on Thursday from 6 to 8 p.m. at the church.  Interment will be in the Calvary Monument Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Calvary Monument Bible Church, 1660 Mine Road Paradise, PA, 17562.