We the family are devastated to announce, Cornelius Braun who was a wonderful husband, father and grandfather was taken from us on Tuesday July 26, 2016. Cornelius was predeceased by his wife Erna on March 24, 2016, his mother Catherina Braun and brother in-law Ernie Herasymiuk. Cornelius is survived by; his children, Shelley and Kelly Esakin (Cheyenne), Tim and Lori (Jordan, Danielle), Westley (Dakota, Nevada), Darryl (Robby and Nikki, Dennis, Amanda, Erica), Robert and Racy; his sister, Elizabeth Herasymiuk. In Dad’s early years he worked on the family farm. When Dad met Mom he was working with concrete. On June 11, 1971 Cornie and Erna were married. In 1974 Dad started working at Crown Tire where he retired from 29 years later. Dad enjoyed family get together’s, school camping trips, fishing, painting, gardening, puzzles, crosswords and fixing things. He also enjoyed his quiet time where he could sit and just watch the world turn. Viewing will be held on Friday, July 29, 2016 at 7:00 p.m. at Dalmeny Funeral Home. Funeral Service will be held at the Westgate Alliance Church, 3315 Centennial Drive, Saskatoon on Saturday July 30, 2016 at 1:00 p.m. Burial will take place at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, Saskatoon. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Children’s Hospital Foundation, 345 3rd Ave., S. #1, Saskatoon, SK S7K 1M6. Funeral arrangements entrusted to DALMENY FUNERAL HOME (306-254-2022).