In lieu of flowers, please consider making a donation to The Alzheimer’s Association of Massachusetts/New Hampshire .
There will be no calling hours or service. At a later date family will hold a celebration of life.
Carole Jeanette (McDonald) Braman, age 82, passed away peacefully by her husband’s side on January 22, 2022 at their home in Lunenburg, Massachusetts after a courageous battle with Alzheimer’s.
Carole was born on August 29, 1939 in Fitchburg, Massachusetts. She was married to her husband, Roy Braman for over 61 years. Her last employment was Secretary and Bookkeeper at RT’s Auto Center in Fitchburg. Carole welcomed customers to their family owned and operated business by bringing laughs and smiles to many.
“Meme,” as she was known by her family and friends enjoyed spending time surrounded by her loved ones, gardening, cooking, and baking. Her garden and flower beds were a spectacle that could brighten any day.
As a mother, she was devoted, loving and admirable. Carole’s memory lives on with her beloved husband, Roy Braman of Lunenburg; sister Diane Peterson and her husband, Robert Peterson, of Florida; brother Roland McDonald and his significant other, Jeanine Largent, of Florida; brother Richard McDonald and his wife, Linda McDonald, of Lunenburg; daughter Karolyn Braman of Lunenburg; son Brian Braman and his wife, Carol Braman, of Gardner; daughter Brenda Pajari and her husband, David Pajari, of Lunenburg; daughter Audra Braman and her husband, Michael Bellio, of Lunenburg; grandchildren Nik Gonynor, Courtney Braman, Jake Pajari, Luke Pajari and Mason Pajari; great grandchild Imogen Gonynor; many nieces and nephews.
Carole was predeceased by her parents Edward and Doris McDonald.