February 27, 1927 ~ December 27, 2013
Dwain Ray Bracken, age 86, passed away December 27, 2013 in Levan, Utah. He was born February 27, 1917 in Nephi, Utah to Rulon Heber and Tacy Johanna Irons Bracken. He married Joyce Margaret Huber June 26, 1949 in the Manti Temple.
He graduated from Juab High School and served in the Army
Air Force during World War II
. He graduated from Utah State University received his Master Degree from BYU and taught School 35 years. He was active in the LDS church and served in many callings. He served as a Manti temple worker for 14 years.
He is survived by his wife Joyce; children, Steven (Joy); Mark (Debbie); Matthew (Nylene); Rebecca; Deborah (David) Mosteller; MaryAnn (Mark) Bradley; 42 grandchildren, 33 great grandchildren. Preceded in death by his brother, Newell; sister, Glenna; parents; his son John and grandson John David.
Funeral services will be held at 1:00 pm Tuesday, December 31, 2013 in the Nephi 5th Ward, 345 East 500 North. Family and friends may call Monday evening from 6-8 pm at the Anderson Funeral Home, 94 West 300 North and at the church one hour prior to the services. Interment will be in the Nephi Vine Bluff Cemetery. andersonfh1866.com