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“Dear Frances, Barb, Nancy and entire family,I was so sad to hear of Bud's passing. He will forever be remembered as how couldn't he be? He was so...Read More »
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“Keeping your family in our thoughts and prayers. -Bridget and Baba ”
2 of 11 | Posted by: Bridget and Baba - Amherst, OH

“Nancy ....So sorry about your loss. May God wrap His loving arms around you and your family and bring you peace as you go through this valley....Read More »
3 of 11 | Posted by: Donna Smith - Grafton, OH

“Our thoughts and prayers are with your family. May the words in John 11:20-27 give you hope and comfort. ”
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“Nancy and family, Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. May God give you peace knowing that your dad is pain free and with our...Read More »
5 of 11 | Posted by: Stacy - Sullivan, OH - friend

“To Frances, Nancy and family, I am so thankful to have been apart of your lives. Your family is unique, so loving towards one another, so supportive...Read More »
6 of 11 | Posted by: Kiki Watchorn - Lorain, OH

“Nancy, You and your family are in my prays. I am so sorry for your loss, you have my deepest sympathy. ”
7 of 11 | Posted by: Deborah Griffea - Lorain, OH

“I am so sorry for your loss. You and your family are in my thougths and prayers. ”
8 of 11 | Posted by: Linda Gartman - Avon, OH - Friend

“Dear Frances and Family, My thoughts and prayers are with you during this most difficult time. Love, Sandy (Kulas) and Bruno Meade ”
9 of 11 | Posted by: Sandy (Kulas) Meade - Amherst, OH

“May he rest in peace with Jesus , Father and Holy Spirit. He is with our lord and no more pain. My condolences. ”
10 of 11 | Posted by: Miguel Velazquez - LORAIN, OH

“To Frances Braun, Nancy Seighman and family,I am so sorry for your loss and remember that you all are in my prayers. Papa Braun lived a good life. ...Read More »
11 of 11 | Posted by: BEVERLY JOHNSON - Lorain, OH

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Gerald Braun, age 91, a lifelong resident of Amherst, passed away on Sunday, September 4, 2011 at New Life Hospice Residential Center, Lorain. He was born on October 10, 1919 in Amherst, Ohio to the late Phillip and Catherine Braun.
Gerald was a loving husband, father,grandfather and great-grandfather; always helping his family, friends and neighbors. His greatest joy was spending time with his friends and family, especially his grandchildren. A special thank you to his nephew, John Balog.
He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Frances (nee Haas); daughters, Barbara Kobal and Nancy Seighman; grandchildren, Mike Kobal, Joanne See, Matt Kobal, Rob Seighman and Greg Seighman; great-grandchildren, Tyler See, Luke See, Justin See, Gracie Kobal, Brayden Kobal and Isabelle Seighman; sister, Phyllis Blackford.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Phillip and Catherine Braun; sisters, Althea Braun, Alberta Braun, Doris Conroy, Morrine Braun; and his brother, Morris Braun.
A private Memorial Mass for his immediate family and friends will be held at a later date.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Dovin and Reber Jones Funeral & Cremation Center.
Online condolences may be left for the Braun family at

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