Herman Branson

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Dr. Branson passed away on Sunday, January 6, 2019, after a difficult six month illness. Born in Washington, DC, on August 24, 1943, to Herman R. and Corolynne G. Branson (now deceased). He leaves to mourn his passing, his wife of nearly 50 years, Carolyn Nickens Branson; a dear niece, Dr. Danielle Carr Ramdath; a very special grand-niece, Kaitlyn Ramdath and a host of other very devoted family members and friends.
Dr. Branson completed his undergraduate degree at Beloit College in Beloit, WI, in 1965 and his medical degree at Howard University College of Medicine in 1969. He interned at the University of Washington (UW)/USPHS Hospital, followed by a four year residency in Pathology/Laboratory Medicine at the UW Affiliated Hospitals Program, completed in 1974.
Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at St. Paul's Church at Rock Creek Cemetery, 201 Allison Street, NW, Washington, DC 20011, with visitation at 10 a.m. and service at 11 a.m. Burial to follow immediately at Rock Creek Cemetery.

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Published in The Washington Post on Jan. 13, 2019
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