John R. Braacker, age 58, of West Haven, passed away on Friday, August 2, 2019. Born in New Haven, he was the son of Raymond and the Late Kathleen (Nielson) Braacker. John is survived by his children; Katrina (Stiles) Wesson, Joshua Braacker, Alisha Braacker, Raymond Braacker, step-daughter, Susan Ruffino, grandchildren, Matthew & Shannon Wesson, nieces, Shyanne Braacker, Jayden Braacker, Nicole Barbato, brothers, James and Michael Braacker and his life-long friend Maryann Barbato.
John loved cars, and made friends with whoever he met. He loved life, and was a great man. He will be missed. All services will be held privately.