Delores “Dee” I. Braun, age 79, passed away on Wednesday, May 21, 2014, at Wheaton Franciscan – All Saints Medical Center. Delores was born in Racine on March 15, 1935, daughter of the late Emory and Julia (Nee: Podoba) Romnek.
Survivors include her sons, Mark (Patricia) Braun, Scott (Barbara) Braun and Todd (Lorraine) Braun; four grandchildren, Jason, Cara, Matthew and Olivia, all of Racine; sister and brother, Kathleen Coffey of San Francisco, CA, James (Laurel) Romnek of Racine; sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law, Norbert Wisniewski, Ruth Chaslovski, Jean McMahon, Arthur Helding, Mary Braun, all of Racine, Audrey Romnek of Milwaukee, Thomas Braun of FL; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends, including special friends Lorrie, Alta and Javelle. In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by her brother, Robert Romnek; sister, Ruth Wisniewski; and brother-in-law, Warren Coffey.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 1533 Erie St., on Wednesday, May 28, 2014, at 10:30 a.m. with Rev. Steve Varghese officiating. Entombment will follow at Holy Cross Cemetery, Hwy 32. Relatives and friends may meet with the family on Tuesday at the funeral home from 5-7 p.m. and on Wednesday at the church from 10 a.m. until time of Mass. Memorials to St. Joseph’s Catholic Church have been suggested.
The family would like to extend a special thank you to the Wheaton Franciscan All Saints ICU Staff for their loving and compassionate care during this difficult time.
MARESH-MEREDITH & ACKLAM FUNERAL HOME
803 Main St., Racine (262) 634-7888