We Live in Hearts We
Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell
James "Jim" Braun
Funeral services will be Tuesday, June 9, 2009 for 69 year old James "Jim" Braun of Chester, IL who passed away Thursday, June 4, 2009 at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau, MO.
Jim was born August 22, 1939 in Chester, IL, the son of Clarence and Josphine (Filipsic) Braun. She married Betty Jean Berndt on February 10, 1970 in Murphysboro, IL and she survives of Chester, IL.
Also surviving are two sons, Billy Ray Lynn and Jeffery Braun both of Chester, IL. Seven brothers and sisters, Richard Braun of Pennsylvania, Ronnie Braun of Centralia, IL, Barbara Frazer of Oklahoma, Mary Smith of Percy, IL, Roberta Mallon of Waterloo and Mike Braun and Patty Asbury both of Chester, IL. Two grandchildren also survive.
He was preceded in death by his parents, one daughter and one nephew.
Friends are calling from 5pm to 8pm Monday, June 8, 2009 and after 7:30am Tuesday, June 9, 2009 at the Pechacek-McClure Funeral Home in Chester, IL.
Funeral Service for Jim Braun will be Tuesday, June 9, 2009 at 11:00am from the Pechacek-McClure Funeral Home in Chester, IL with Dr. Mike Fogerson officiating.
Burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery in Chester, IL.
Memorials can be made to the First Baptist Church in Chester, IL.