LeRoy L. Braun, 77, Phillips County resident, died Saturday, Oct. 21, 2017, at Good Samaritan Hospital in Kearney, Neb.

He was born Oct. 27, 1939, in Ellis County to Leonard and Regina (Drieling) Braun.

He married Thelma Chestnut on Nov. 11, 1961, in Logan. She preceded him in death Dec. 30, 2013.

Survivors include two sons, Delton Braun, Phillipsburg, and David Chestnut, Franklin, Neb.; five daughters, Regina Borthwick, Hays, Rhonda Stegmaier and Roxie Braun, both of Phillipsburg, Rolanda Capps, Kirwin, and Becky Davis, Waverly, Neb.; a brother, Donald Braun, Stockton; a sister, Barbara Zimmerman, Hays; 18 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.

Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday at SS Philip & James Catholic Church, Phillipsburg; burial in Marvin Cemetery, Glade.

Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday, both at Olliff-Boeve Memorial Chapel, Phillipsburg.

A rosary will be at 7 p.m. Thursday with the family receiving friends from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the funeral home.

Memorials are suggested to the LeRoy L. Braun Memorial Fund in care of the funeral home.

Condolences can be sent to the family at www.olliffboeve.com.