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Evangeline Murray Bruun
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Birth: Jan. 25, 1902
Buffalo
Erie County
New York, USA
Death: Feb. 6, 1996
Taft
Kern County
California, USA



Cremains interred in grave with 1st husband Carl Widen. Private family services will be held for long time Taft resident Evangeline Murray Bruun with burial in the West Side District Cemetery. Mrs. Bruun was born Jan. 25, 1902 in Buffalo, N.Y. and passed away Feb. 6, 1996 at the age of 94. She was owner and operator of the Hi-Hut Hamburger Stand that was across the street from Taft Union High School form 1932-43. She also had various other businesses in Taft. She was a hard working, resourceful and very independent person. She was preceded in death by her first husband, Carl Widen, in 1970: her second husband, Cleo Bruun, in 1987; and a daughter in law, Nancy Widen. She is survived by two sons and their wives, Robert Carl Widen of Taft, Leonard Allen and Barbara Nobles Widen of San Jose; a daughter, Virginia Evangeline Widen of Bakersfield; three grandchildren and their spouses, Randall Allen Widen of Seattle, Wash., Barry Lee and Polly Widen of Los Gatos, and Jeffrey Carl and Dawn Widen of Durango, Colo.; and a great granddaughter, Jessica Sue Widen of Los Gatos. The funeral arrangements are entrusted to the Bonewell Family of the Taft Funeral Home.
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Carl Widen (1895 - 1970)
 
 Children:
  Robert Carl Widen (1920 - 2002)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
West Side District Cemetery
Taft
Kern County
California, USA
Plot: Grave: H Lot: 20 Block: 18
 
Created by: Tammy
Record added: May 10, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 89906422
Evangeline <i>Murray</i> Bruun
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Evangeline <i>Murray</i> Bruun
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