Editor's Note: This information was provided by Schmidt and Bartelt funeral home.
July 24, 1934 - January 26, 2012
Richard E. Braker found peace on Jan. 26 at the age of 77. Loving husband of Elna (nee Schroeder) for 55 years. Loving dad of Steven, Cheryl (John) Wenszell and the late Susan. Proud grandpa of Christie (Brian) Tipton and Patricia (Elliott) Koesling and great-grandpa of Tyler, Mya and Travis. Further survived by other relatives and friends.
A memorial service will be held at noon Feb. 4 at the funeral home. The family will receive relatives and friends from 11 a.m. until time of service. In lieu of flowers, memorials to The Kathy Hospice are appreciated.