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Ann Braden

September 17, 2018 ~ November 19, 2018


Ann Braden, age 95, of Kent, died on Monday, November 19, 2018 at The Gables at Kent Ridge.

Ann was born September 17, 1923 in St. Louis, MO to Arthur and Olivia (Appel) Butterfield.

The family wishes to thank Harbor Light Hospice and the staff at Kent Ridge, especially those in special care who so lovingly took care of Ann and the family during this difficult time.

She is survived by son, Paul (Susan) Braden of Kent; daughters, Beth (Lynn Frederick) Braden of Kent and Barbara Braden of Cincinnati; grandchildren, Louise (Paul Dennis) Frederick of Kent, Michael Frederick of Kent, Sara (Ryan) Whiteleather of Kent and Olivia Braden of Columbus; great grandchildren, Alexander Dennis, Braden Dennis, and Arthur Whiteleather; sister, Gloria Rathkamp of Columbus. She was preceded in death by her husband, Zigmund Braden; parents, Arthur and Olivia (Appel) Butterfield; sister, Lois Schubart.

Memorial Services will be held at a later date. Bissler & Sons Funeral Home and Crematory are handling the arrangements.

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