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William Dean "Bill" Brawner, Sr
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Birth: May 8, 1940
Kingman County
Kansas, USA
Death: Jun. 13, 2006
Reno County
Kansas, USA

William D. Brawner Sr.

William D. "Bill" Brawner Sr., 66, passed away at his residence on Tuesday, June 13, 2006.

Bill was born on May 8, 1940, in Kingman, Kan., the son of Arlie and Mildred Wittaker Brawner. He attended school in Hutchinson. He joined the U.S. Navy in 1962 and served on Aircraft Carrier USS Hancock and was stationed in San Diego, Calif. He was employed by Republic Gypsum for 48 years where he was a turbine operator. He retired in November 2005. He was a member of the Am Vets and the Hutchinson American Legion.

On March 10, 1955, he married Patsy C. Fought in Newkirk, Okla. They made their first home in Hutchinson and then moved to Berkeley, Calif., from 1962 to 1966 when they returned to Hutchinson. She passed away on Feb. 10, 1999.

He is survived by a son, William D. "Bill" Brawner Jr. and his wife, Jessica, Nashville, Tenn.; two grandsons, Sage and Sawyer; five brothers, Delmar Brawner and his wife, Hazel, Ronnie Brawner and his wife, Patricia, James and his wife, Rita, and Jerry and his wife, Jan, all of Hutchinson, and Larry Brawner, Kansas City, Mo.; and two sisters, Norma Ardolino, Myrtle Beach, S.C., and Clarissa Hoss and her husband, Jerry, Burrton, Kan.

He was preceded in death by his parents; an infant sister, Doris; and a granddaughter, Shiloh.

Memorial services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, June 16, 2006, at Penwell-Gabel Funeral Home and Crematory, Hutchinson, with Chaplain Art Maddock officiating.

Memorials may be given to Hospice Care of Kansas, in care of the funeral home, 300 East 30th, Hutchinson, KS 67502. Personal condolences may be left at

06/15/2006; 02:32:33 AM

Survived by a son, William (Billy) Dean Brawner Jr.

Shiloh Coleen Brawner
Find A Grave Memorial# 51603296

Daughter of William "Bill" Dean Brawner Jr and Jessica Vernon/Bontragor Brawner

Granddaughter of William "Bill" Dean Brawner Sr and Patsy Coleen Fought Brawner 
Family links: 
  Arlie William Brawner (1911 - 1997)
  Mildred Lucille Whitaker Brawner (1914 - 2003)
  Patsy C. Fought Brawner (1938 - 1999)
  Jerry Brawner*
  Ronnie Brawner*
  Jim Brawner*
  Doris Jean Brawner (1933 - 1933)*
  Norma Faye Brawner Ardolino (1934 - 2010)*
  Arlie Junior Elder (1935 - 2014)**
  Delmar L. Brawner (1936 - 2012)*
  William Dean Brawner (1940 - 2006)
  Larry Ray Brawner (1947 - 2008)*
  Clarissa Mae Brawner Hoss (1953 - 2015)*
*Calculated relationship
Fairlawn Burial Park
Reno County
Kansas, USA
Created by: Wayne & Janet Brawner
Record added: Apr 20, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 51411583
William Dean Bill Brawner, Sr
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