Sidney "Sid" C. Braun

Sidney "Sid" C. Braun, 67, of Hartford, passed away on Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2009, at Kathy’s Hospice in West Bend.

Sid was born Oct. 12, 1942, in Hartford to Fred and Pauline (nee Alexander) Braun. Sid married Gloria Herbener on Oct. 10, 1968, in West Bend.

Sid was a baker and worked for several local bakeries. He enjoyed playing guitar with the band the "Outsiders." Sid also enjoyed playing on his computer. He was a steam locomotive "buff" and loved everything to do with steam locomotives.

He is survived by his wife, Gloria; his son, Peter Braun of Lomira; two grandchildren, Christopher and Jesse Braun of Lomira; his sister, Betty Waldon of Van Alstyne, Texas; and his brother-in-law, Roy Herbener of West Bend. He is further survived by nieces, nephews other relatives and friends.

Sid is preceded in death by his parents; his brother-in-law, Lester Waldon, and his sister-in-law, Kathleen Herbener.

Private graveside services to be held at Pleasant Hill Cemetery.

Shimon Funeral home is assisting the family. www.shimonfuneralhome.com.