Sylvia Braman |

Sylvia Braman

A celebration of life for Sylvia Braman, 91, a one-year Oak Harbor, Wash., resident and former 30-year Carson City resident, will be at 12:30 p.m. Saturday at the home of Dorothy Crosby, 2118 Idaho St., in Carson City.

Mrs. Braman died July 16, 2006, at her home. She was born Oct. 19, 1914, in Bingham Canyon, Utah.

Before moving to Oak Harbor, Mrs. Braman lived in Carson City and Alaska.

She retired as central personnel supervisor for the state of Alaska in 1973.

She was a 20-year volunteer at the Carson City Senior Citizens Center, where she received a Certificate of Special Congressional Recognition for her volunteer work with the RSVP from Sen. Harry Reid.

She was on the governing and advisory boards of the senior center, as well as being the past chairwoman of the center’s gift shops and chairwoman of their bake sales.

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Mrs. Braman also volunteered at the thrift shop and the OARC thrift shop.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Harvey Braman.

Among her survivors are numerous nieces and nephews.

Inurnment will take place at Walton’s Carson Garden’s Cemetery.

Walton’s Chapel of the Valley is in charge of local arrangements.