Dennis Lee Braman, 43, passed away unexpectedly on Friday, January 4, 2013.|
Born in Barberton, he was a long-time area resident; he also resided in Michigan, Indiana and most recently in Memphis, Tennessee.
He was a 1987 graduate of Revere High School and attended Ohio State University, "GO BUCKS!", University of Akron and received his Bachelors Degree from the University of Phoenix. Dennis was employed by AutoZone as a Divisional Loss Prevention Manager and licensed Certified Forensic Investigator.
Preceded in death by his grandparents, Edward Rector, Mildred and Ralph Braman and Richard Barton; Dennis is survived by his parents, Donna (Larry) Barton and Barry (Karen) Braman; brother, Shawn (Tina) Braman; stepsisters, Elizabeth (Daniel) Hall, Jennifer (Daniel) Vari and Meredith (Kirk) Gibbons; grandmothers, Marjorie Rector and Dorothy Barton; fiancée, Eva Clay; beloved dogs, "Maggie" and "Sonny"; along with many aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews and friends.
Funeral service will be held Thursday, 11 a.m. at the Barberton First Church of Christ, 552 Harvard Ave., Barberton 44203 with Russ Shreiner officiating. Calling hours Wednesday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at the Campfield-Hickman-Collier Funeral Home, 566 W. Park Ave., Barberton, 44203. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the
, 1815 W. Market Street, Suite 108, Akron, Ohio 44313 or Pawsibilites, Humane Society of Greater Akron, 7996 Darrow Road, Twinsburg, Ohio 44087.
Published in Akron Beacon Journal from Jan. 7 to Jan. 8, 2013