Sparkman-Crane Funeral Home

10501 Garland Road, Dallas, TX


Concepcion Braden

March 18, 1927July 31, 2019
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Surrounded by family, Concepcion (“Connie”) Placencia Braden, most recently of Dallas but previously of El Paso, went to God on Wednesday, July 31, 2019. She was 92.

Connie was preceded in death by her husband of 56 years, Rochus William (“Bill”) Braden. She is survived by their two children, Barbara Trotta, and her husband, Gary, of El Paso, and Paul Andrew Braden, and his wife, Virginia, of Dallas. Connie is also survived by six grandchildren: Jacob Powell, Zachary Powell, Adriana Braden, Victoria Braden, Olivia Braden and Andrew Braden as well as her sister, Olivia Sanchez, and numerous nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be held from 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM with a Rosary said at 7:00 PM on Tuesday, August 6, 2019 at Sparkman-Crane Funeral Home, 10501 Garland Road, Dallas, Texas. Burial will take place at 11:00 AM on Wednesday, August 7, 2019 at Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery, 2000 Mountain Creek Parkway, Dallas, Texas. A mass of celebration will be held at 10:00 AM on August 10, 2019 at St. Luke’s Catholic Church, 930 E Redd Road, El Paso, Texas.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Alzheimer’s Association P.O. Box 96011, Washington DC 20090-6011, www.Alz.org.


  • Visitation Tuesday, August 6, 2019
  • Rosary Service Tuesday, August 6, 2019
  • Graveside Service Wednesday, August 7, 2019

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