In Memory

Barbara Braun (Konecny) - Class Of 1961

Barbara Braun (Konecny)

Barbara Konecny

  |   Visit Guest Book

Konecny Konecny, Barbara Braun ??Barrie,?? 68 of Mt. Dora, Florida, passed away on May 24, 2011. Born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Barrie was raised in Cleveland Ohio and graduated from Rocky River High School in 1961. After earning degrees from Virginia Intermont College and Nova Southeastern University Barrie served as an elementary school teacher for 28 years, mostly with the Miami-Dade County Public Schools. Following a year-long battle with Pancreatic Cancer Barrie died peacefully in Mt. Dora under Hospice care surrounded by her loving family. Barrie lived most of her adult life in south Florida with her husband Ronald Konecny who predeceased her in 2004. Barrie is survived by her two loving children: Kevin and Kelli (husband Patrick) Eaton, grandchildren: Kyleigh, Ryan and Kamryn and brother: Terry (wife Gail) Braun. In lieu of flowers donations may be made in Barrie??s memory to Phi Beta Psi, an organization that fights cancer in Florida. To make a donation contact


go to bottom 
  Post Comment

05/27/11 10:27 AM #1    

Walt Githens (1961)

A family friend of Barbara sent me this email regarding her passing.  I have copied the obit from the link below and posted it for all to see.  I am sharing a part of of the email I received in case you wanted to know who reported her passing or where to find the original obit. (see link below)

I pass along the following information.   Barbara Braun Konecny passed away on May 24 , 2011.   I have attached her obit. from the Florida Orlando newspaper.    To update your records and classmates.

Joe Zimmerman

05/27/11 07:15 PM #2    

Merilynn Nunn (Hyland) (1961)

Oh dear, Barbara! You will be missed so much by so many. You were a good friend and led a good life.  Rest in Peace!

go to top 
  Post Comment