Carol Braun, 51, of Estes Park, CO died peacefully at her home on Friday, December 12, 2008, after living a year with breast cancer. Carol Louise Braun was born April 24, 1957 in Kansas City, MO to Milford Gleason and Mary Beverly (Pixlee) Braun.
Carol graduated from Liberty High School in Liberty, MO. She attended Cottey College in Nevada, MO and graduated with an Associates Degree in Psychology. She worked for Medi-Quist in Kansas City for 13 years until the office was closed. She continued to work for them from her home in Kansas City. She lived in Kansas City all her life until she decided to move to Estes Park, CO in 2002, where she continued working from home.
In the five years she lived in Estes Park, she enjoyed hiking in Rocky Mountain National Park, especially off trail. She was a member of the Trail Trekkers Hiking Club Carol appreciated very much all of the friends she made in Estes Park and the caring community.
Carol is survived by her brother Allen Franklin Braun of Las Vegas, NV. She was preceded in death by her parents.
Cremation has taken place and her spirit is now free to be one with her beloved Rocky Mountains.
Memorial contributions can be made to the Rocky Mountain Nature Association in care of Allnutt Funeral Service, 1302 Graves Avenue, Estes Park, CO 80517. See www.allnutt.com to see Carol’s on-line obituary and send a message to the family.