Oneonta – Barbara I. Brandow, 89, passed away June 19, 2022 at her home.
She was born August 5, 1932 in Maplecrest, the daughter of David Bell and Lucy (Crandell) Irish.
Barbara graduated from Windham Ashland Jewett Central School, Valedictorian of the Class of 1950.
She married Alton “Dutch” Brandow on September 19, 1952.
Barbara was the co-owner and operator of a dairy farm in Fergusonville from 1960 to 1986. She and her husband were the founding owners for Feed & Seed in Oneonta from 1991 to 2005, at that time transitioning to their grandson, Scott Brandow, the current owner of Brandow’s Feed & Seed.