James J. Brandenburg, age 84, of Eaton, OH passed away Thursday, November 26 ,2020 at Reid Hospital in Richmond, IN. He was born on October 1, 1936 in Eaton to the late Lloyd and Goldie (Heckman) Brandenburg. Jim owned and operated B & F Garage for many years in Eaton; was a member of the Eaton Lions Club; and was a volunteer firefighter for many years for the city of Eaton. In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by his wife of 62 years Joanne Brandenburg who passed away in 2019; and sister Barbara Brandley. He is survived by two sisters Betty Berry and Marilyn Collins both of Eaton; several nieces and nephews; and many close friends. A graveside service will be held at 1:00 pm on Tuesday, December 1, 2020 at the Mound Hill Cemetery (new side) in Eaton. Girton Schmidt & Boucher Gard Funeral Home, Eaton, OH. Memorial contributions may be sent to Eaton Fire Department. Online condolences and other remembrances may be sent to the family by visiting www.gsbfuneralhome.com.