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MARATHON, N.Y. — Rosemarie A. Braman, 62, of Marathon passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her family on Tuesday May 22, 2018. She was predeceased by her parents Ike (Doris) Barrows and her husband Douglas L. Braman. She is survived by her daughter Tara Braman (Roberts), son Douglas J. Braman; 2 grandchildren, Brianna Phillips, Darrian Roberts; sisters, Joanne (Jim) Cook, Linda Oliver, Val (Russ) Penrose, Penny Potts, BillieJo Barrows; brothers, Ike Barrows, Jimmy (Tammy) Barrows many nieces nephews and cousins.

Rosemarie worked at Cornell University as an administrative assistant, her passion in life was running, working out with her son, golfing and watching her grandchildren play soccer. She was a member of St. Stephen’s Church in Marathon.

The family will receive friends at St. Stephen’s Church Friday May 25, 2018 from 1pm until the time of the Funeral Mass at 3pm. Donations in Roses memory can be made to Hospicare and Palliative care Services 11 Kennedy Pkwy Cortland, NY 13045 or St. Stephen’s Church 12 Academy St. Marathon, NY 13803. Online condolences can be made at

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