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Shirley Lorraine (Silvis) Braum

September 20, 1930 ~ April 8, 2020 (age 89)







     Shirley Braum, age 89 of West Elizabeth, Pennsylvania, died on Wednesday, April 8, 2020.  Shirley was born on September 20, 1930 in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania a daughter of Arthur V. and Mildred Silvis.


She loved playing the Guitar, watching television Evangelists and listening to Gospel music.


     In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Carl Edward Braum, Sr in 1984 and her siblings, brothers, Ronald and Bud Silvis and sisters, Miriam Harn, Maxine Herald, Kay Tapper, Arlene Silvis and Barbara Silvis.


     She is survived by her companion, Bob Smith; her four children, Stephanie (Daryl Dobrich) Dunn and Carl (Cindy) Braum, Jr. both of West Elizabeth and Clifford and Dennis Rubright both of Michigan; six grandchildren, Cortni A. Braum, Samantha L. Braum, Danielle R. Braum, Charles J. (Lisa) Hollis III, Jennifer A. Hollis and April M. Hollis and six great grandchildren, Madison Klock, Shane Flaherty, Matthew Seman, Rhianna Seman, Catrina Hollis, Catori Legere and Marcel Letavec.





Due to the current funeral restrictions, there will be no public funeral services at this time.


Shirley’s family and friends loved her spaghetti and always said “she had a heart of gold!”




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