William R. "Bill" Braun. Air Force Veteran. Beloved husband of Carol nee Venkus. Loving father of Timothy (Brenda), Julia (Erik) Gonring & the late Daniel (Christine McNulty). Dearest grandfather of Kiera, Anderson & Palmer. Member of Morris Moose Lodge #967. Funeral Saturday 8:45 am from Thompson & Kuenster Funeral Home 5570 W. 95th St. to St. Gerald Church for 9:30 am Mass. Interment St. Mary Cemetery. Visitation Friday 2 to 8 pm. Please omit flowers.