|Birth: ||Mar. 2, 1926|
|Death: ||Apr. 20, 2007|
Richard Henry Brunies Jr., 81, a native of Bucktown and a resident of Grand Isle, died at 7:52 p.m. Friday, April 20, 2007.
Services will be Tuesday.
He is survived by his wife, Vernice Vizier Brunies; one son, Gary W. Brunies and wife Theresa; one brother, Melvin "Windy" Brunies; numerous nieces and nephews, William Kirsch and Gladys Kirsch, Warren Brunies Sr. and Margie Brunies, Pierre Cazalot and Laura Cazalot, Ferdinand and Marianne Dimm and Leo "Red" Brunies; one grandson and namesake, Richard Brunies; two granddaughters, Nikki Brunies and Dana Bernier; and one great-granddaugher, Madison.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Richard H. Brunies Sr. and Laura DuQuecron.
He was a Catholic and a parishioner of Lady of the Isle Catholic Church. He was a decorated veteran of World War II serving as staff sergeant in the 25th infantry. He was a councilman for the town of Grand Isle during the 1970s. He was a very caring man who enjoyed helping and pleasing friends and family. He retired from Exxon after 30 years.
Samart-Mothe Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Thibodaux, LA; Daily Comet
April 22. 2007 12:32AM
~Obit courtesy of Cynthia F. Daigle~
Vernice Marie Vizier Brunies (1930 - 2008)
S/SGT U.S ARMY
WORLD WAR II
PROUDLY SERVED WITH THE 25TH INF DIV
Grand Isle Cemetery
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