July 24, 2019
Mass of Christian Burial for Gladys Irene Braun, 92, was at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, July 20, 2019 at Holy Cross Catholic Church, Ipswich. Father Timothy Smith officiated. Burial followed in Holy Cross Cemetery under the direction of Gramm Funeral Home.
Gladys passed away July 16, 2019 at Avantara Ipswich.
Gladys Irene was born on June 23, 1927 to John and Catherine (Beigler) Dosch at Ipswich where she was raised and attended Teacher's College in Aberdeen. Gladys taught school in Edmunds County until her marriage to Edward.
Gladys married Edward Braun on June 15, 1949. They farmed west of Mina for 37 years. They moved to Aberdeen in 1986, Edward passed away October 2010. Gladys enjoyed gardening, sewing, dancing, playing cards, loved making pot holders and giving them away and crocheting. When she moved to Aberdeen she worked at Western Printing and did many hours of volunteer work.
Surviving are her children, Leslie of Ipswich, Dale (Darla) of Minot, N.D., Kathy Kiefer of Milbank, Diana (Thomas) Gillick of Tea, Anita (Ricky) Weisser of Roscoe, Jon (Lesley) of Mina, Timothy (Susan) of Mina; one brother Leroy Dosch of Missoula, Mont .; two sisters, Delores Harrison of Missoula, Mont. and Carol Heath of Great Falls, Mont .; 19 grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren.
Gladys was preceded in death by her husband Edward, her parents, daughter-in-law Debra (Ertz) Braun, brother Donald Dosch, and sister Rita LaVoie.
Pall bearers were Lisa Rye, Shanna Braun, Kari Allen, Sarah Billings, Austin Weisser, Cody Braun and Cassandra Braun.
Arrangements by Gramm Funeral Home in Ipswich. Online obituary available at http://www.grammfuneralhome.com .