Darlene J. Braun, 57, of Watertown, passed away Monday, December 30, 2013.

She was born April 25, 1956 in Chicago, IL to Edwin and June (Carlburg) Anderson.

She married Carl Braun May 9, 1983 in Jefferson, WI. She was an avid sports fan. She loved the Packers, Brewers and Nascar. She was a devoted mother and grandmother and loved spending time with family and friends.

Survivors include: Husband-Carl Braun; 4 children-Charlene (Jason) Kyle of Waterloo, Melanie Braun of Valdosta, GA, Carl (Elizabeth) Braun III of Clyman, and Kelly Braun of Watertown; 13 grandchildren; brother-Edward Anderson of Monroe, WI. She is also survived by a number of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents, brother Jack Perham and nephew Ryan. Memorials may be made to the family.

A private family service will be held at a later date.

Pederson-Nowatka Funeral Home is caring for the family. To place an online condolence or to light a candle in her memory please visit www.pn-fh.com