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Kyle James Matthew Braun

Kyle James Matthew Braun

April 24, 1997 ‐ July 24, 2017

Birthplace:
Cleveland, Ohio
Resided In:
Cleveland, Ohio
Visitation:
July 28, 2017 [ view details ]
Service:
July 29, 2017 [ view details ]
 

Kyle James Matthew Braun, age 20, adored son of Beverly Braun and Anthony Dove. Devoted grandson of James Braun Sr. “Papa” and the late Sal Leanne Braun “Nana”. Beloved nephew of Jonathan Braun “Uncle Jon”(Alison), Susan Prebish (Scott) and James Braun Jr. Loving cousin of Lauren Elizabeth Braun and Gabrielle Eileen “Ella” Prebish. Treasured friend of Rachelle Evans-Miller, Kyle Niksa and Michael Ashbrook. He was loved and respected by everyone he met. Kyle was involved with the Cleveland School of Arts, Tri-C Community Arts Program, Share Holders In Growth, Friends Helping Friends, Music School Settlement, Baldwin Wallace Conservatory, Berkley College of Music, former student of St. Edward High School, Cleveland Orchestra Youth Orchestra, proud graduate of Interlochen Arts Academy, MOJO Big Band, and current student at CSU Music and Engineering. Former employee of BW3 Strongsville, Open Tone Music and current employee at Sunnyside Toyota, North Olmsted. Kyle is recognized as an exceptionally gifted trumpet player in both jazz and classical. He often performed at Prince of Peace Lutheran (Westlake), Willoughby United Methodist, North Olmsted United Methodist, Trinity Lutheran (Ohio City) and Compass Christian Church (Akron). Student of Dennis Bradley Reynolds “Grandpa”, Chris Anderson, Steve Enos,  Charles Schlueter, James Tinsley, Ken Larson, Marlene Dirksen, Dianna White-Gould, Clark Terry (Deceased) and James William Braun Sr. Friends and family will be received on Friday, July 28th from 4-8 pm and Saturday, July 29th from 2-5:30 at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, 28455 Center Ridge Road, Westlake, where a Funeral Service will be held on Saturday at 6:00 pm. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Kyle’s name to the Kyle James Matthew Braun Memorial Fund C/O Key Bank . (Contributions may be made at any Key Bank Branch) 

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  • Date:
    August 02, 2017
    Name:
    Kathy
    From:
    Graham,nc

    I am so sorry to hear about your loss. It is painful The Bible says our heavenly father is going to soon send Jesus to set up his Kingdom here on Earth. When he does he will bring back the dead here on Earth to be alive again. He will put and end to death no more wars, tears, pain, sickness. also the Earth will be made a paradise with tame animals. the dead will not be judged on there past but from then on the after 1000 year reign plus no more Devil to cause us trouble There is much more . Rev. 21:3.-5, Matt 6:6-10 John 5:28, 29 Palms 83:18 psalms 33:25 For more comfort email me for free at russt122346@gmail.com I do all things for God and Jesus . And it all is free, as Jesus said said to go free give free .


  • Date:
    July 26, 2017
    Name:
    Brenda Gorring
    From:
    Pittsburgh PA

    Beverly, i will keep you in my prayers. I am so sorry and you have my deepest sympathies. Kyle is in heaven playing the trumpet for all of the angels. What a very special young man he was.


  • Date:
    July 26, 2017
    Name:
    Mary Farina
    From:
    North Lima, Ohio

    May the Lord take Kyle in his arms and give him comfort. Bev, I remember the first time you talked about Kyle to us and was impressed by his musical accomplishments. He had so many accomplishments for so young a man. Bev, may the Lord give you comfort and peace and may you forever cherish the wonderful memories you have of him..


  • Date:
    July 26, 2017
    Name:
    The Milowicki Family
    From:
    Westlake, OH

    To Kyle's Family:

    We are deeply saddened by the sudden loss of Kyle. We will remember him for his gentle ways and musicianship. We pray for your healing.

    Peace,
    The Milowicki Family
    Cathy & Chris
    Ryan (SEHS 2012)
    Cari (SJA 2015)


  • Date:
    July 26, 2017
    Name:
    Gregory Braun
    From:
    Fort Lauderdale, Fl.

    to Beverly and James Sr. Sorry sorry to hear about this tragic loss to your son and grandson. This will be a very difficult funeral and my thoughts are with you and our Braun family. Love and regards, Greg


  • Date:
    July 25, 2017
    Name:
    Tina Hericks
    From:
    North Olmsted, Ohio

    Dear Bev and Family
    I am deeply sorry for the passing of Kyle. His music was so beautiful and he made people happy when they heard him play. God's Blessings to Kyle and your entire family. May his memory be eternal.
    Tina


  • Date:
    July 25, 2017
    Name:
    Bill Parfitt
    From:
    Tempe, Arizona

    Kyle, even though I didn't really know you, I loved hearing your beautiful music! You have left this Earth way too soon, my friend! Please say hi to your Nana (my Aunt Sal) for me, ok? Now, you can play your beautiful music in Heaven!


  • Date:
    July 25, 2017
    Name:
    Laurie Macko
    From:
    Parma, Ohio

    Bev, you are in our thoughts and prayers. Our deepest sympathies go out to you and the family. God Bless.


  • Date:
    July 25, 2017
    Name:
    Lora Garrett
    From:
    Ohio

    A life taken too soon. Kyle accomplished so much in so little time... as if he knew. May God hold you in His arms and give you the strength and eventual peace to create a "new normal." ????????


  • Date:
    July 25, 2017
    Name:
    Audrey & Lynette Parfitt
    From:
    San Tan Valley, Az

    Beverly, I am so sorry to hear of Kyle's passing... He was such a amazing person and mom and I loved to hear him play the trumpet.. My heart goes out to you..Mom sends her love.. Kyle will not be forgotten..


  • Date:
    July 25, 2017
    Name:
    Jerrold and Judith March
    From:
    Columbus, Ohio

    So very, very sorry for Kyle's passing - - such an amazing talent and beloved family member. You'll always be his greatest fan, Bev, and will help us all to cherish his memory. God be with you.


  • Date:
    July 25, 2017
    Name:
    Dave, Cindy & Matt
    From:
    Cleveland, OH

    Dear Bev and The Braun Family, We are so sorry to hear about the loss of Kyle. He was a sweet, smart and kind person with a heart of gold and bright future ahead of him. Our hearts are heavy and we pray that the Lord brings you some comfort in this sorrowful time. We will always remember him fondly. Love and hugs....The Laughlin Family


  • Date:
    July 25, 2017
    Name:
    Karen Peters
    From:
    East Palestine, Ohio

    what an amazing young man, taken far too soon. God must have needed him in Heaven.


  • Date:
    July 25, 2017
    Name:
    Jon & Alison Braun
    From:
    Brook Park OH

    We love you, Kyle.