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Gretchen H. Brayton

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Gretchen was born on November 7, 1922 and passed away on Wednesday, September 14, 2016.

Gretchen was a resident of Sumner, Iowa at the time of her passing.

She attended the University of Iowa and graduated with BAs in English and Home Economics.

She enlisted in the U.S. Womens Army Corps and achieved the rank of Master Seargent serving in New York and Massachusetts during World War II.

She was married to John.

Funeral services will be held 11:00 a.m. Saturday September 17 2016 at St. John Lutheran Church in Sumner with Rev. Norman Bauer officiating. Visitation will be held from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Friday September 16th at Becker-Milnes Funeral Home in Sumner and for one hour preceding services at the church on Saturday. Interment will be at 2:00 p.m. Saturday at the Hawkeye Cemetery.

Memorials may be made in her name to either St. John Lutheran Church in Sumner or Lutheran Services in Iowa.