Timothy Jay Braun, age 51, of Fountain Hills, Arizona, died Friday, July 28, 2017 at his home. He was oldest of three boys born to Norman and Naomi Braun. He was a graduate of Albia Community High School, Class of 1985 and attended Iowa State University and worked for Hilton Coliseum. He grew up in Albia, Iowa and lived in Oregon and Arizona.
He was a fan of science and liked science fiction literature, music, computers and dogs. He saw the best in people and inspired others to be the best that they could be. He was employed as a computer programmer by Kahala in Phoenix, Arizona.
He is survived by his wife Peggy Purvis Braun of Fountain Hills, Arizona, mother Naomi of Albia, Iowa, brother Terry (Jill) of Iowa City, Iowa, brother Tracy of Baltimore, Maryland, niece Hannah of Iowa City, Iowa, and his two dogs, Chanel, and Rothi.
He was preceded in death by his father, Norman Braun. His body was cremated per his wishes. A celebration of life will be planned for a later date.
Memorials can be made to the Arizona Human Society, (http://www.azhumane.org/), the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society (https://donate.lls.org/lls/donate) or to the family.
Published on August 3, 2017