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dealer , Editor , consultant , Technical writer

Heather Ruth Braman, American technical writer, editor, consultant, antiques dealer.


Braman, Heather Ruth was born on April 27, 1934 in Wilmington, Ohio, United States. Daughter of William Barnett and Violet Ruth (Davis) Hansford.


Bachelor, Hiram College, 1956;postgraduate, Sinclair Community College, Dayton, Ohio, 1977-1985;postgraduate, Wright State University, Dayton, 1986.


Personnel clerk, United States Air Force, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio., 1956;specifications editor, United States Air Force, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio., 1956-1957;publications editor, writer, United States Air Force, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio., 1957-1963;volunteer, Children's Medical Center, 1963-1967;volunteer, Dayton Publications Schools, 1969-1987;teacher, Gloria Dei Montessori School, Dayton, 1973-1977;assistant manager, accounting manager, manager tennis club, United States Air Force, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio., 1977-1981;technical writer, Miclin, Inc., Alpha, Ohio., 1982;technical writer, Industrial Design Concepts, Dayton, 1982-1983;technical writer, consultant, Belcan Corporation, Cincinnati, since 1984;owner, Chimney Sweep Antiques Shoppe, Arcanum, Ohio., since 1991. Real estate investor.


Founder, board directors Trotwood (Ohio) Women's Open Tennis Tournament, 1976-1981. Member Harrison Township Parks Board, 1980-1982. Ballpersons coordinator Dayton Pro Tennis Classic, 1977-1980, umpire.

President Dayton Tennis Commission, 1978-1980. Member parents executive committee Hiram (Ohio) College, 1985-1991. Court-appointed Special Advocate/Guardian Ad Litem (CASA GAL), 1988-1992.

Tutor English as a second language citizenship classes, 1991-1993. Attendee Ginghamsburg United Methodist Church. Member National Organization of Women, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, Dayton Public Schools Organizations, Dayton Tennis Umpires Association, Mothers Against Drunk Drivers., AARP, World Wildlife Fund, HALT, Sigil of Phi Sigma.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: tennis, antiques, reading, property investment.


Married Barr Oliver Braman, June 29, 1957 (divorced). Children: Sean Robert, Heather Paige.

William Barnett Hansford

Violet Ruth (Davis) Hansford

Barr Oliver Braman

Sean Robert Braman

Heather Paige Braman