BRAIDEN, Michael – died peacefully at the Magnolia Nursing Home in Enfield, Nova Scotia on January 30, 2017. He was 70. He is survived by his daughter, Madison Devereaux and his two granddaughters, Bronwyn and Rhinnie. Mike was born on June 11, 1946 in Toronto, Ontario, to Harry and Madaline Braiden. He was the second of eight children. He joined the Navy on September 22, 1965 and spent the next twenty-three years posted around the country at both Navy and Air Force military bases. Michael also worked for Bristol Aerospace in Winnipeg, Manitoba and IMP at Stanfield Airport in Enfield, Nova Scotia. As a veteran, Mike’s ashes will be committed to the sea by the Formation Chaplain during the next deployment of a naval ship. Heartfelt thank yous to all the staff at The Magnolia. It was a challenging six years and the care and concern provided was greatly appreciated.