Bob Braun

1942 - 2016

Robert Paul Braun passed away peacefully with his wife Joan,daughter Lisa and son Stephen at his bedside at Grey Bruce Health Services Owen Sound on Friday morning July 29, 2016 at the age of 73 years. He is survived by his wife of 54 years Joan Uhrig Braun; daughter Elizabeth Ann Coan (Jerry); son Stephen (Pam); and 6 grandchildren, Jeremy (Danielle), Laura, and Sarah Coan, and Jacob and Conner Braun. Bob was the son of the late Linda (Braun) Herchnrader and the late Alexander Braun and brother of the late Rick Braun. He was Uncle Bob to Karen Braun Holan, Michael, and John Huehn, and Heather Huehn Boettinger, J.D., and Robbie Uhrig; brother-in-law of Betsy Anne Huehn (late David), and John Uhrig (Anita). Bob and his wife Joan owned Sauble Home Hardware and Knottie Pine Cottages at Sauble Beach from 1986-2006. Bob was a member of the Ironworkers Union 55 in Toledo, Ohio where Bob and Joan lived for 23 years before moving back to Canada in 1985. Joan and her family want to sincerely send a "thank you" to Dr. Ken Uffen, Sarah, Dr. Lozon and his surgical team. A very special "thank you" to the nurses of the ICU unit of the GBHS Owen Sound for their compassion, dedication and expertise. A private family "Celebration of Life Service" will take place in September. In lieu of flowers, donations to the BPHS Foundation, or ICU Unit of GBHS Owen Sound would be appreciated and can be made through the Thomas C. Whitcroft Funeral Home & Chapel (519) 422-0041. Condolences may be expressed online at www.whitcroftfuneralhome.com

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