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“fred omg i feel so sorry for emmi, we had so many good times together all the years gone by will miss here r.i.p. emmi ”
1 of 10 | Posted by: leo mac - vermilion, OH

“Enjoyable lady who had kind words anda smile My feelings and thoughts willalways go to you God Bless Bill Carletonlive up the street ”
2 of 10 | Posted by: A friend

“Brittany and Fred,We are sad to hear of Emma's passing. Our prayers for peace and comfort during this difficult time.LoveMike and Linda Johnson ”
3 of 10 | Posted by: Linda Johnson - Vermilion, OH

“Gone to soon but never forgotten. Our loving Creator keep those who passed in death in his memory, because they are precious to him.Psalms 116:15 ...Read More »
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“May the God of all comfort strengthen the family during this time of deep sorrow. Those who pass on, God keeps in his memory because they are...Read More »
5 of 10 | Posted by: KB

“Fred we are so sorry to see of Emmy's passing. We all had so much fun through the years. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. ”
6 of 10 | Posted by: Dennis and Cindy Reynolds - Huron, OH

“Freddy am sorry about your beautiful wife. ”
7 of 10 | Posted by: Daniel, Danny Branham - Steele, KY

“Sincere condolences to Freddie and family . May God bless with understanding and comfort during this difficult time . ”
8 of 10 | Posted by: Connie (Wallace) Johnson

“John & I send our sincere condolences to the family. Emma was always fun to be around. She will be missed by everyone. ”
9 of 10 | Posted by: John & Bev Yarbrough - Huron, OH

“Our deepest condolences during this difficult time. ”
10 of 10 | Posted by: The Staff of Riddle Funeral Home - OH

Emma L. Branham (nee Compliman ), 62, of Vermilion, passed away Saturday, March 10, 2018 at Mercy New Life Hospice, Lorain following a brief illness

Emma was born September 13, 1955 in South Lorain, and had been a Vermilion resident for the past 40 years.

Emma enjoyed taking care of her family's home, flowers, gardening, taking care of her pets, and spending time with her family.

She is survived by her husband, Fred Branham of Vermilion; daughter Brittany Branham of Vermilion; sister, Loreen Pallas; and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Lawrence and Margaret (nee Messoas) Compliman; and her brother Jimmy Cavanaugh.

The family will receive friends on Wednesday, March 14, 2018 from 4-6 pm at Riddle Funeral Home, 5345 South Street, Vermilion, OH.

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