|Birth: ||Jan. 21, 1920|
|Death: ||Dec. 3, 2007|
Arlene Kohlscheen Bramman, age 87, passed away December 3, 2007.
Arlene was born January 21, 1920 in rural Hancock, Iowa to Ferdinand and Margaret (Maggie) Kohlscheen. She graduated from Avoca High School in 1937. Arlene spent most of her life in the Avoca, Council Bluffs area. On September 8, 1944 she married Harry Bramman. He preceded her in death in 1983. Harry was a WW II veteran in the US Navy. They lived in Oakland, Calif., for 6 years before moving to Council Bluffs, where Harry worked in insurance and carpenter work. Arlene worked at Jennie Edmundson and Mercy Hospitals and was a volunteer for the American Red Cross, member of Elizabeth Circle, Thursday Fellowship, Fish and Game Club and Saint John's Lutheran Church. Arlene also served as Secretary-Treasurer for the Potpourri Club.
She is preceded in death by her parents; husband Harry; brothers, Wilbert and Lawrence Kohlscheen; and sister, LaVira Jones Wilwerding.
Survivors include daughters, Janice Sedivy and husband, Jim of Valley, Neb., Kaye Jackson and friend, Larry Johansen of Omaha; son, Jay Bramman and wife, Karen of Council Bluffs; grandchildren, Matthew Wilson, Ryan and Sarah Bramman, Jordan and Matthew McCarthy; great grandchildren, Tera and Nicole Wilson, Kala Bramman, A.J. Wiblishouser, Whitney Fortenbury Wiblishouser, Rachel and Dillon Meyer; sister-in-law, Yvonne Kohlscheen of Avoca, Iowa; nieces and nephews.
Visitation Friday 6:00-8:00 p.m. with Prayer Service at 7:30 p.m. at Cutler-O'Neill-Meyer-Woodring Funeral Home. Funeral services Saturday 11:00 a.m. at Saint John's Lutheran Church. Luncheon to follow. Cortege to Graceland Cemetery, Avoca, Iowa will leave at 1:30 p.m.
Memorials to Saint John's Church, American Red Cross, American Heart Association.
Ferdinand Bernhard Kohlscheen (1882 - 1961)
Margaretha C. Ingwersen Kohlscheen (1886 - 1963)
Harry Bramman (1922 - 1983)*
Lawrence Ferdinand Kohlscheen (1914 - 1981)*
Arlene Meta Kohlscheen Bramman (1920 - 2007)
Created by: G. Kubik
Record added: Apr 10, 2011
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