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Edwin Lawrence Brainard
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Birth: Aug. 20, 1926
Galena
Jo Daviess County
Illinois, USA
Death: Dec. 1, 2006
Rockford
Winnebago County
Illinois, USA

EDWIN L. BRAINARD, 80 ROCKFORD - Edwin L. Brainard, 80, died Friday morning, Dec. 1, 2006, in PA Peterson Center for Health. Born Aug. 20, 1926, in Galena, the son of Edgar N. and Margaret Z. Brainard. Married Lena A. Cipolla on May 8, 1947, in Rockford. A veteran of World War II, he proudly served his country in the U.S. Army. He received the World War II Victory Medal and the Asiatic Pacific Campaign Medal. Worked for 32 years as an engineering technician at Sundstrand. Survived by his children, Linda (Doug) McNames, Kathleen Alberts, both of Rockford, and William (Lola) Brainard of Warren; grandchildren, Patrick Lewis, Dan McNames, Heath (Wanda) Alberts, Nicholas (Kathy Keyes) Alberts, Sara (Bryan Smital) Brainard, Megan and Benjamin Brainard; and great-grand-daughter, Margaret Smital. Predeceased by his wife, Lena, on Nov. 8, 2005, and parents. Private service and entombment in Sunset Funeral Home & Memorial Gardens. No visitation. Left off Brother Robert, Perry and Cliff and sister Jane 
 
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 Parents:
  Edward Nathaniel Brainard (1893 - 1965)
  Margaret Zoe Cole Brainard (1892 - 1985)
 
 Spouse:
  Lena A. Cipolla Brainard (1922 - 2005)
 
 Siblings:
  Perry Adelbert Brainard (1921 - 2008)*
  Janet Ruth Brainard Groething (1922 - 2008)*
  Robert Virgil Brainard (1924 - 2009)*
  Edwin Lawrence Brainard (1926 - 2006)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Sunset Memorial Gardens
Machesney Park
Winnebago County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Henry Brainard
Record added: Dec 10, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 16980142
Edwin Lawrence Brainard
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Merry Christmas Uncle Bud
- Henry Brainard
 Added: Dec. 3, 2007
 
 
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