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BRAUN, Marianne Gertrude Maier

January 11, 1932 — August 29, 2014

Marianne passed away August 29, 2014 at the age of 82. Born in Würzburg, Germany on January 11, 1932 to Alfred and Gertrude Maier. Her husband Robert Joseph Braun passed away November 26, 2016. Survived by son Robert (Corinne), 2 grandchildren Andrew (Juliane) and Christopher (Evelynn) and two great grandchildren Sebastian and Jaxson.

She grew up during the war with her loving parents. In 1953 she left them and her bookkeeping job to join her love Robert. They married December 27, 1953 in Red Lake, Ontario. In 1956 their son Robert was born. They returned to Germany in 1958 but two years later Robert moved his family to Northern Manitoba. Shortly after they travelled to Oliver where they bought an orchard and she worked in a retail store. They moved to Trail where she worked in retail as well as bookkeeping. In 1973 they moved to Vancouver where she worked as a bookkeeper and maintained a 6-suite apartment block. They followed their son to the Okanagan and lived in Rutland and Penticton before settling in Kelowna. She loved sewing, cooking and spending time with her grandchildren. Memorial service will be held on Monday, December 5, 2016 at 4:00 pm at Springfield Funeral Home, 2020 Springfield Road, Kelowna, BC. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Kelowna General Hospital Foundation, 2268 Pandosy Street, Kelowna, BC V1Y 1T2.
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Monday, December 5, 2016 at 4:00 pm

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The service for BRAUN, Marianne Gertrude Maier is scheduled for Monday, December 5, 2016 at 4:00 pm. Below you will find the map for the service location and the contact information should you have any questions.

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2020 Springfield Road Kelowna, BC


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