L. D. ""Doug"" Braff
June 6, 1943-March 17, 2013
L. D. ""Doug"" Braff, 69, of Farmington, passed away on Sunday, March 17, 2013 in Farmington. He was born June 6, 1943 in Detroit, Mich. to Lloyd and Ruth Braff.
Doug had a BA degree in business and over the years worked in sales, purchasing and office manager positions for Gardner-Denver, Halliburton, Otis Engineering, Big Sky Mining, CASS Systems, C and J Equipment and Bloomfield Machine and Welding.
He was a US Air Force veteran.
Doug loved to putter around the yard; gardening and doing projects. He loved animals.
He was a kind, gentle, compassionate and he had a great sense of humor. His greatest love was for his daughter, Katherine and his granddaughters, Emily and Rosie. He took great pride in their wit, talents and accomplishments.
Our special thanks to the Farmington Fire Department, San Juan Regional Medical Center paramedics, ER and ICU staff. Uff Da! ""I carry your heart with me.""
Doug was preceded in death by his parents.
He is survived by his former wife and life long friend, Sally Braff; daughters, Katherine (Robin) Bayliss; sisters, Frances Braff and Debbie Braff and granddaughters, Emily and Rosie Bayliss.
Cremation has taken place.
A private memorial will take place on Thursday, June 6, 2013.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the San Juan Medical Foundation for SJRMC, PO Box 110, Farmington, NM 87499.
Doug's care is entrusted to Alternative Choice, 804 N. Dustin Ave. in Farmington, 505-325-9611.
Those who wish to express their condolences may do so at www.serenityandcompany.com
Published in Farmington Daily Times from Mar. 20 to Mar. 27, 2013