Harry L. Braim

Harry L. Braim

Harry L. Braim Sr., 77, of Jersey Shore, died Thursday Feb. 20, 2020 at his home.

He was born Nov. 16, 1942 in Jersey Shore the son of John E. Braim and the former Dorothy Embick. Harry was preceded in death by his wife the former Mary A. Jovan on Dec. 30, 1997. They were united in marriage Sept. 1, 1961.

He was also preceded by a brother, Jack Braim, and two sisters, Shirley Winters and Linda (Lee) Bardo.

For many years he was the co-owner of John Braim & Son in Jersey Shore. Harry was a member of the Jersey Shore Elks Lodge, and enjoyed golf, bowling and dirt track racing with Braim Racing.

Harry is survived by a son Harry L. Braim Jr.; two daughters, Dorothy A. (William) Gardner of Avis and Brenda L. (Joseph) Desanto of South Williamsport; eight grandchildren, and two brothers, Ronald (Yvonne) Braim of Castanea and Charles (Marie) Braim of Jersey Shore.

Funeral Services will be Monday, Feb. 24, 2020 at 12 noon at the Frederick B. Welker Funeral Home 125 N. Main Street, Jersey Shore, Pa.

Friends may call from 10 a.m. Monday until time of services at the Welker Funeral Home. He will be laid to rest next to his wife in the Jersey Shore Cemetery.

The Rev. Dean Olson will officiate.