Amado Braceros


Amado “Sonny” Braceros, 67, of Denver, N.Y., died Tuesday, May 6, 2008 at Westchester Medical Center in Mt. Pleasant. He was born in Brooklyn on September 1, 1940, the son of Amado and Julia (Dombroskas) Braceros.

He married Marie Taylor in Brooklyn on April 28, 1962.

Sonny owned and operated an auto repair business for 30 years and for 15 years was a NYS DOT Inspector. Presently Sunny was Magistrate for the Town of Roxbury Justice Court for the past four-and-one-half years.

He enjoyed hunting and working with heavy equipment.

Surviving are his wife, Marie Braceros; a son, Christopher Braceros; a daughter and son-in-law, Leslee and Richard Hallenback and grandchildren Richard Hallenback Jr., Colleen Spencer, Katie Hallenback, Anthony Littlewood and Corey Littlewood. Also surviving are two sisters, Dee Catarina and Olga Lecaros and many special nieces and nephews.

A funeral mass was held at Sacred Heart Church, Margaretville on Saturday, May 10 at 11 a.m. with the Very Rev. Robert H. Purchell, celebrant.

Burial is in Vega cemetery, Denver. Arrangements were by Miller Funeral Home, Roxbury.