Alfred J. Braemer, 96, of Hamden, husband of Elizabeth Higgins Braemer, passed away at Yale New Haven Hospital (St. Raphael’s Campus) on Thursday Jan. 2, 2014.
He was born in Posen, Germany, son of the late Alfred and Johanna Wozniak Braemer. He was the father of Barbara (Nicholas) DiGrazio of Hamden and grandfather of Nicholas (Lucille) DiGrazio Jr., Elizabeth ( Kenneth) Daughtery and Mark DiGrazio. He also leaves behind several nieces and nephews.
Alfred was predeceased by his brother Hugo Braemer and his sister Johanna Swain.
Friends may visit the family on Tuesday from 10 to 11 a.m. at the Hamden Memorial Funeral Home, 1300 Dixwell Ave. Hamden. A service will be held at 11 a.m. at the funeral Home. Interment will follow in St. Mary’s Cemetery in Hamden.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Alfred’s name can be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital 262 Danny Thomas Place Memphis, Tn. 38105.