JoAnn Braunegg

Born: Thu., Feb. 19, 1925
Died: Tue., Nov. 13, 2018


9:00 AM to 10:00 AM, Sat., Nov. 17, 2018
Location: Spallino Funeral Home

Mass of Christian Burial

10:30 AM Sat., Nov. 17, 2018
Location: Mary, Mother of the Church

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JoAnn L. Braunegg, 93, of Charleroi, died on Tuesday, November 13, 2018. She was born on February 19, 1925, the oldest and last remaining of the seven children had by the late Charles and Josephine Gwyer, of Monessen.

After she graduated from Monessen High School she enlisted and served in the U.S. Coast Guard during World War II. JoAnn married George F. Braunegg in 1954 and enjoyed a loving 58 year marriage until George passed in June of 2013. She was a member of Mary Mother of the Church, an active member of Christian Mother's, the Catholic Daughters of America and the Ladies Ancient Order of Hiberians (LAOH #4). She also loved to travel and spend time with her family and grandchildren.

She is survived by sons, George Braunegg, and wife, Janet, of Los Angeles, CA., and Thomas Braunegg and wife, Roseann, of Cortland, OH; daughter, Kathleen Braunegg, of South Park; and grandchildren, Dr. Michael Braunegg, and wife, Dr. Lindsey, of Sagamore Hills, OH; George Braunegg, of Los Angeles; Katelyn Braunegg, of Cleveland, OH; and Rachel Braunegg, of Cortland , OH.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sisters, Genevieve Schwer, Mary Ellen Kunka, Patty Gogal, Mildred Conn; and brothers, Charles Gwyer and John “Jack” Gwyer.

Friends will be received 9 to 10 a.m. on Saturday, November 17, in the CARL J. SPALLINO FUNERAL HOME, 819 Fallowfield Ave., Charleroi, Joseph A. Lopez, funeral director. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, in Mary, Mother of the Church, Charleroi, with interment following in Calvary Cemetery.

The family asks that memorial contributions be sent to Mary, Mother of the Church, 624 Washington Ave., Charleroi, PA 15022.

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Barb L Uziel
   Posted Thu November 15, 2018
Kathy and family, So sorry to hear of the passing of your mom JoAnn. She was always such a joy at Mt. Vernon. Deepest sympathy is extended to your family from the Fred Bickerton Family.
Barb Uziel

Eileen Joyce Andros
   Posted Thu November 15, 2018
Dear Braunegg Family,

Please know that the Richard Gwyer Joyce (JoAnn's cousin) family holds you in their prayers and thoughts at this time of JoAnn's passing. What a truly remarkable lady she was and what a wonderful legacy she has remaining through her 3 beloved children and grandchildren. Our deepest sympathy.

Kevin Cooper
   Posted Fri November 16, 2018

SPATHIPHYLLUM was sent by Kevin Cooper.

Warmest condolences from the Coopers. Joy, Kenny, Kevin, Christy and Cindy

Sharon Gamble
   Posted Mon November 19, 2018
Kathy and family- Condolences to you and your family with the loss of JoAnn. It was a pleasure taking care of her for the last several years at Mt. Vernon.

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