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Josephine A. Braem

Joesphine A. Braem, 68, of Allentown, died Friday at Phoebe Home, Allentown. She was the wife of Robert G. Braem, they were married 46 years last June. Born in Reading, she was the daughter of the late Walter and Ida (Wanner) Stech.
Mrs. Braem was formerly a teacher in the Parkland school district and an administrative assistant at Confront treatment facility, Allentown.

Survivors: husband Robert; sons Alan D. Braem of Kendall Park, NJ and Daniel S. Braem of Cherry Hill, NJ; brothers Glenn and Bruce Stech of the Reading area; four grandchildren; nieces and nephews.

Services: Private, at the family's convenience. The Nicos C. Elias Funeral Home, Allentown, is assisting the family.

Contributions: to Phoebe Ministries, 1925 Turner St., Allentown, Pa. 18104.