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Obituaries > BRATT, MAURICE D.

Maurice D. Bratt, beloved husband, father, grand and great-grandfather died peacefully at his home [January 5, 2012]. Mauri was a Marine Raider in the Pacific during WW II. Born in upstate NY, he met his wife, Lita, while she attended Cornell. After the war, they moved to Dallas where Mauri graduated from SMU. He moved his family to Tucson in 1966. Here, he was active in St. Francis in the Foothills, singing tenor in the choir and co-founding Thanksgiving meals for the homeless. He was also active in the Pima County Interfaith Council. He is survived by many family members and friends. Please join us and share your memories of Mauri at a celebration in his honor on Saturday, February 4, 2012 at 3303 N. Bear Canyon Rd. beginning at 1:00 p.m.