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Bragg, George George Bragg, 96, of Vestal, New York passed away in December 2016. He was predeceased by his wife Nicolene (DePersis) Bragg, his sister Louise (Bragg) Marti, his brother Gene Bragg and his granddaughter Jennifer Edwards. He is survived by his daughter and son-in-law Betty and Ron Lawton, his daughter and son-in-law Pat and Vito Buccheri, his granddaughter Joy Thorn, his great grandson Ian Edwards, and several nieces and nephews. He graduated from Buchanon-Upsher High School in 1939 and attended Kings Point Merchant Marine Academy. He served in the Merchant Marine during WWII. He worked as an operating engineer for ANSCO, the Army Corps of Engineers, Texaco Oil, and American Trading and Production. He was an avid baseball fan and a lifetime fan of the St. Louis Cardinals. He also enjoyed playing cards and especially traveling. A Celebration of his Life will be held on Saturday, April 22, 2017 at the THOMAS J. SHEA FUNERAL HOME, INC., 137 Robinson Street, Binghamton, NY. Visitation will be at 11:30am with a Memorial Service to follow at 12:30pm. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in George's name to the American Association for the Blind or the American Cancer Society. Arrangements are in the care of Albert J. DeMarco.
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