|Birth: ||May 14, 1912|
|Death: ||Jun. 5, 2002|
Richard Oris BRAINARD was born May 14, 1912 in Perry, Ohio, the fourth of six children of Frank Denton BRAINARD and Freida Joanna SEITH. A lifelong Perry resident, he died June 5, 2002 at his home in Perry, Ohio at age 90 and was buried in South Ridge Cemetery, Perry, Ohio. He married Elizabeth WOLF about 1934 and they had four daughters and three sons. Elizabeth died Nov. 2, 1995 at age 79 at Lake County Memorial Hospital East, Painesville, Ohio. Two years later, in 1997 Richard married Eleanor WEBER. He was a volunteer firefighter for 18 years; a North Perry councilman for 33 years; was a member of the Perry Kiwanis Club for many years and a member of the Perry Christian Church for most of his life. He worked as a repairman at the Diamond Alkali for 37 years, then retired. Survivors were his wife, Eleanor; daughters, Kathy (Don) STANLEY of Rock Hill, SC, Becky BRAINARD of Long Beach, CA, Betsy BRAINARD of Madison and Deb (Dave) KENDRICK of Perry; sons, Jim (Barbara) BRAINARD of Dorset, Timothy R. (Jennie) BRAINARD of Perry and Bill (Karen) BRAINARD of Perry; 11 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; brother, Don of Waverly; and sister-in-law, Marian of Mentor.
His parents; grandson, Jason; sister, Lettie Jane; and brothers, Charles, Ralph and Robert BRAINARD were deceased. He was burial at South Ridge Cemetery in Perry, Ohio. His obituary was in The News-Herald (Willoughby, Ohio) - June 7, 2002.
Elizabeth Wolf Brainard (1916 - 1995)*
Rebecca Jo Brainard (1949 - 2008)*
South Ridge Cemetery
Created by: Mary K. Ward
Record added: Sep 08, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 76198522