April 21, 1949-May 28, 2009
Former Detroit Lakes resident Mel V. Braun, 60, of Deming, N.M., died Thursday, May 28, 2009, at Mountain View Regional Medical Center in Las Cruces, N.M.
Mel is survived by a sister, Sue (Gary) Fournelle of Omaha, Neb., as well as his nieces and nephews.
Preceding Mel in death were his parents, Matt and Eva Braun; and a brother, Wally Braun.
Cremation took place at Baca's Crematorium, Baca's Funeral Chapel, Deming, N.M.