- April 29, 1939 - March 11, 2017
- Clarks Green, Pennsylvania
of Jack's Passing
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“So sad to hear about Jack. We used to swim at the St. Park together. I would bring my daughter Katherine and Jack would bring his granddaughters. We...Read More »
1 of 20 | Posted by: chris perfilio - clarks summit, PA
“Dear Peggy and familySo sorry to hear of Jacks passing. He was a legend around Abington youth baseball and will not be replaced, We all share your...Read More »
2 of 20 | Posted by: Alma and tony Connor - FL
“I am so sorry for your loss. I remember Mr. Braz from the Little League as my father was so involved in it also. My thoughts and prayers to the...Read More »
3 of 20 | Posted by: Kimberly (Sladicki) Mecca - PA
“I'm so sorry for your loss. jaq was a great man. It was my pleasure taking care of him! He was a true mans man. Blessings hugs,strength and love...Read More »
4 of 20 | Posted by: Niki Kutchmanich - Ckarks summit, PA
“lost a lifetime friend mike goffer
5 of 20 | Posted by: A friend
“I remember all those years ago when Jackie and my dad Duke played softball for Hannons Bar sorry for your lossMark Dougher and family
6 of 20 | Posted by: MARK & CATHY DOUGHER - SCRANTON, PA
“Jack was quite the character and a gentle, kind man. We spent many hours watching Jack as a coach and always appreciated his commitment and guidance...Read More »
7 of 20 | Posted by: Fran and Janet DeAndrea - PA
“DEAR PEGGY& FAMILY I CANNOT TELL YOU HOW SORRY I WAS TO READ OF JACKIE'S PASSING IN THE PAPER . BUT DUE TO THE WEATHER I WOULD BE AT THE VIEWING...Read More »
8 of 20 | Posted by: A friend
“DEAR PEGGY & FAMILY I CANNOT TELL YOU HOW SORRY I WAS TO READ OF JACKIE'S PASSING IN THE PAPER, HOWEVER DUE TO THE WEATHER I WILL NOT BE ABLE TO MAKE...Read More »
9 of 20 | Posted by: A friend
“Jackie's stories and stories of him will live on. Our thoughts and prayers are with the Braz family and multitude of friends.
10 of 20 | Posted by: Greg and Deb Gondella - Scranton, PA
“My thoughts and prayers go out to the family of Coach Braz. He was a great coach in the Abington community and he spoke about baseball with such...Read More »
11 of 20 | Posted by: Robert Shay - Olyphant, PA
“SO SORRY TO READ ABOUT JACKIE TODAY I WANT TO EXTEND MY SYMPATHY TO YOU AND YOUR FAMILY. HOPE I CAN GET TO SEE YOU SOON. DUE TO THE WEATHER I WILL...Read More »
12 of 20 | Posted by: A friend
“My thoughts and prayers are with the Braz family. I was fortunate enough to play Legion baseball for him. He was a great coach but more importantly a...Read More »
13 of 20 | Posted by: Will Swisher - Pittsburgh, PA
“Coach Braz was an outstanding coach, and a great man. I had the privilege of playing for him on one of his legion teams, spending countless hours of...Read More »
14 of 20 | Posted by: Jim Davis - Clarks Summit, PA
“Dear Braz Family,We send our heartfelt condolences to the family. May the God of all comfort give you the power beyond what is normal to cope....Read More »
15 of 20 | Posted by: Will & Meka - PA
“Terry so sorry for the lose of your Father. Rest in peace Mr. Braz.
16 of 20 | Posted by: Jo Ann Elechko - Factoryville, PA
“Lorraine and Braz family: So sorry for your loss. May you find comfort in your memories.
17 of 20 | Posted by: Carroll Terruso - Old Forge, PA
“I am honored to say that I knew Jack. He was not only Mr. Baseball of the Abingtons but also one of the best human beings in all of Northeastern Pa....Read More »
18 of 20 | Posted by: A friend
“Braz Family,Jack was one of the most sincere and warm hearted people I have been lucky enough to have known. Please try to remember all of the great...Read More »
19 of 20 | Posted by: Joe Kerekes - Scott Township, PA
“My sincerest condolences to your family.
20 of 20 | Posted by: Tim Kidwell - Taylor, PA
Jack was born on April 29, 1939 and passed away on Saturday, March 11, 2017.
Jack was a resident of Clarks Green, Pennsylvania at the time of his passing.
He was educated in the Scranton schools.
a proud member of the U.S. Army.
He was married to Peggy O Malley.
The funeral will be Saturday with Mass of Christian Burial at 9:30 at Church of Saint Gregory, 330 North Abington Road, Clarks Green, to be celebrated by Fr. John Lapera. Military honors and committal service will follow the mass. Interment, Clarks Green Cemetery. The family will receive relatives and friends, Friday 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Jennings- Calvey Funeral and Cremation Services, Inc. 111 Colburn Ave., Clarks Summit.
Memorial contributions may be made to the St. Luke Foundation For Haiti, 8980 SW 56th Street, Miami, FL 33165.