Obituary for Loretta Dilger Braham

    • Name: Loretta Dilger Braham
    • Home Town: Sunset Beach, NC
    • Date of Death: 04/30/2019
    • Birth Place: Teaneck, NJ
    • Birth Date: 02/19/1932
    • Service Date: 05/03/2019 at 01:00 PM
    • Service Place: St. Brendan, The Navigator Catholic Church, Shallotte
    • Interment: Arlington National Cemetery

    Loretta Dilger Braham, 87, Sunset Beach, NC died April 30, 2019.

    Born in Teaneck, NJ on February 19, 1932, a daughter of the late Frederick G. Dilger, MD and Catherine Rutledge Dilger.

    Prior to retirement, she was employed as an educator and a paralegal, and also was a hospice volunteer.

    Surviving are her husband, Rodney T. Braham; sons, William Brenner (Patricia), Columbus, OH, Jim Brenner, Ft. Lauderdale, FL, Tom Brenner, Kingston, NJ, John Brenner (Sherry), Stone Point, NY, and Mark Brenner, Brooklyn, NY; daughters, Anne Brenner, Manhattan, NY, Gail Dohring (Charles), Greenville, SC, Marie Kirk (Mike), Howell, MI, and Yvonne Craft, McKinney, TX; brother, Fred Dilger, Raleigh, NC; eleven grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

    A Mass will be celebrated at 1:00 p.m. Friday, May 3, 2019 in St. Brendan, The Navigator Catholic Church.

    Memorials may be directed to the St. Brendan, The Navigator Catholic Church General Fund, P.O. Box 2984, Shallotte, NC 28459

    Online condolences may be made at

    Brunswick Funeral Service, Shallotte


If you wish to sign the Guest Book for Loretta Dilger Braham, please click here.

Dicky Powell Owner/Funeral Director/Embalmer
Connie Powell Owner/Funeral Director
Larry Andrews General Manager/Funeral Director/Embalmer
Jason L. Benton Manager/Funeral Director/Embalmer
Jack White Crematory Operator
Joseph Benton Funeral Assistant
Susie Babson Accountant
Dave Andrews Horticulturist
Scottie Babson Funeral Assistant/Crematory Operator


For over 30 years Brunswick Funeral Service has provided the community with reliable, trustworthy funeral arrangements. Our dedicated staff is here to assist you during this difficult time. Rely on our experienced professionals with any questions or concerns that you have.


From Myrtle Beach to Shallotte Click Here For Directions From Charlotte to Shallotte Click Here For Directions From Wilmington to Shallotte Click Here For Directions