obit: Allen George Braun - mom Urban
ALLEN GEORGE BRAUN
VICTORIA - Allen George Braun, age 82, passed away Thursday, October 11, 2012.
He was born May 20, 1930 in Victoria, Texas to the late Otto Adam and Sophie Urban Braun. He was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church. Allen retired from Entex as a serviceman after 40 years of dedicated service. He was a member of Hermann Sons. He enjoyed hunting and fishing, and working at his ranch with his cattle.
He is survived by his wife, Betty Jo Fossati Braun; daughters, Christine Elizabeth Willis and husband Tom, and Nancy Dee Hayward, both of Victoria; sons, Robert Allen Braun and wife Ada of Alabama, Thomas Edward Braun and wife Christine of Victoria; and Paul Richard Braun of Houston; sisters, Patty Crawford of San Benito, Texas and Helen Marie Wyscarver of Victoria; 18 grandchildren; and 10 great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Visitation will be held 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm Sunday, October 14, 2012 at Colonial Funeral Home Chapel. The Funeral Service will be held 2:00 pm Monday, October 15, 2012 at Colonial Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow at Memory Gardens Cemetery.
Serving as pallbearers will be Mark Braun, Dawn Mooren, Shannon Braun, Nicholas Braun, Richard Willis, Sean Braun, and Dennis Hayward. Honorary pallbearers are Joshua Willis, Cody Hayward, Nathan Braun, Willard Graham, Dr. Frank Parma, and Dr. Marshall Wiener.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Trinity Lutheran Church or the American Cancer Society.
Published in Victoria Advocate on October 13, 2012