JOBIT: Braun, Oscar Henry [MC1950 RIP] on 2017-Jun-08

2017-Jun-09

http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/lohud/obituary.aspx?n=oscar-henry-braun&pid=185749634&fhid=14974

Oscar Henry Braun
1924 – 2017
Obituary 

Oscar Henry Braun, passed away peacefully on June 8th, 2017, surrounded by his loving family. Henry was pre-deceased by his beloved wife of 60 years, Barbara W. “Betty” Braun. Henry is survived by his 5 children; Timothy, Barbara (and her husband Ron), Charles (and wife Essie), Thomas (and wife Dora) and Chris (and wife Karen). He also had 16 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.

Henry was born, at home, in Ridgewood, Queens on March 27, 1924. He attended Bishop Loughlin High School in Brooklyn and the New York State Maritime Academy, Fort Schuyler, NY where he was commissioned as an officer in the United States Navy in 1944. Henry was a combat veteran serving in the Pacific Theater during 1944-45. His ship was present in Tokyo Bay on V-J Day. After the War he pursued a degree in Electrical Engineering, graduating from Manhattan College in 1950. He worked for the New York Telephone Company for the next 38 years retiring as a District Marketing Supervisor.

Henry and Betty moved to Blauvelt in 1954. He was an active member and daily communicant at St. Catharine’s Church. Throughout the years he was involved in many civic and church activities in Blauvelt and Orangetown. Especially noteworthy was his work, with Betty, in the Rockland pro-life community.

All those who knew Henry were touched by his ever present kindness, optimism and positive spirit.

Visiting hours will be Friday, June 9th, 6-9pm at the Moritz Funeral Home. A Funeral Mass will be held Saturday, June 10th, 10am, St. Catharine’s Church. Burial will follow at St. Anthony’s Cemetery in Nanuet.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to St. Catharine’s Church, 523 Western Highway, Blauvelt, NY 10913 or Rockland County Right to Life, P.O. Box 9348, Bardonia, NY 10954.

Moritz Funeral Home 98 Route 303 South Tappan, NY 10983 (845) 359-0890 http://www.moritzfh.com

Published in the The Journal News on June 9, 2017

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Braun, Oscar Henry [MC1950 RIP]

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Colon, Philip J. (MC1962) added this request to his prayer circle.

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Oscar Henry Braun

1924 – 2017 Obituary Condolences Flowers

 
Oscar Henry Braun Obituary
 
Braun, Oscar Henry

Oscar Henry Braun, passed away peacefully on June 8th, 2017, surrounded by his loving family. Henry was pre-deceased by his beloved wife of 60 years, Barbara W. “Betty” Braun. Henry is survived by his 5 children; Timothy, Barbara (and her husband Ron), Charles (and wife Essie), Thomas (and wife Dora) and Chris (and wife Karen). He also had 16 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.

Henry was born, at home, in Ridgewood, Queens on March 27, 1924. He attended Bishop Loughlin High School in Brooklyn and the New York State Maritime Academy, Fort Schuyler, NY where he was commissioned as an officer in the United States Navy in 1944. Henry was a combat veteran serving in the Pacific Theater during 1944-45. His ship was present in Tokyo Bay on V-J Day. After the War he pursued a degree in Electrical Engineering, graduating from Manhattan College in 1950. He worked for the New York Telephone Company for the next 38 years retiring as a District Marketing Supervisor.

Henry and Betty moved to Blauvelt in 1954. He was an active member and daily communicant at St. Catharine’s Church. Throughout the years he was involved in many civic and church activities in Blauvelt and Orangetown. Especially noteworthy was his work, with Betty, in the Rockland pro-life community.

All those who knew Henry were touched by his ever present kindness, optimism and positive spirit.

Visiting hours will be Friday, June 9th, 6-9pm at the Moritz Funeral Home. A Funeral Mass will be held Saturday, June 10th, 10am, St. Catharine’s Church. Burial will follow at St. Anthony’s Cemetery in Nanuet.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to St. Catharine’s Church, 523 Western Highway, Blauvelt, NY 10913 or Rockland County Right to Life, P.O. Box 9348, Bardonia, NY 10954.

Moritz Funeral Home

98 Route 303 South

Tappan, NY 10983

(845) 359-0890

www.moritzfh.com

 

Published in the The Journal News on June 9, 2017

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