Betty Jane Triesler Chandler

Published in The Washington Post on August 7, 2012


Of Ripley, WV passed away Thursday, August 2,
2012, at her home following a long illness.

She was born June 14, 1924, in Hagerstown, MD, a
daughter of the late A.W. "Duke" and Pauline Sites

She was a graduate of
Eastern High School (1942)
in Washington, D.C. where she was a member of the
Phi Pi Epsilon Sorority.

Betty was a retired executive assistant with her
husband's successful State Farm Insurance
business, a charter member and longtime treasurer
of the Resurrection Lutheran Church in Kensington,
MD, a member of Congressional Country Club in
Bethesda, MD, and lived most of her life in Maryland.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 62
years Robert P. Chandler, Sr., who passed away in 2008, a son Christopher Chandler,
sisters Bonnie Finn and June Monica and a brother George Triesler.

She is survived by a son Robert P. "Bob" Chandler, Jr. and his wife Cathy of Statts
Mills, WV; granddaughter Carey Harlan and her daughter Briauna and grandsons
Timothy Chandler and Jesse Chandler.

In honoring her wishes she will be cremated and there will be no service. Waybright
Funeral Home, Ripley, WV is serving the family.

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