Chris Braun

Chris Braun

Otzingen, Westerwaldkreis, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany
Death 14 Feb 1950 (aged 70)
Sioux City, Woodbury County, Iowa, USA
Burial Sioux City, Woodbury County, Iowa, USA
Memorial ID 78274634 · View Source
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Sioux City Journal; 15 Feb 1950, page 15


Chris Braun, 70, 1211 Eighth Street, died Tuesday at a hospital after a year's illness.

Mr. Braun was born October 19, 1879 in Germany. He came to the United States 65 years ago and to Sioux City 30 years ago. He worked with the Great Northern Railroad for 22 years until he retired in 1935.

Mr. Braun was a member of St. Joseph Catholic church, the Knights of Columbus and the Knights of Phythias.

Survivors include the widow Anna, three sons, Leonard, Lloyd and LeRoy, all of Sioux City, one daughter; Dorothy Johnson, of Sioux City, one sister, Mrs. Josephine Betsworth of LeMars, and four grandchildren.

The body was taken to the Rutledge Funeral Home.

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