|Birth: ||Jan. 14, 1932|
|Death: ||Mar. 12, 2009|
MORTON, IL - Gilbert E. Bruell, 77, of Morton died at 1:50 p.m. Thursday, March 12, 2009, at Proctor Hospital in Peoria, IL.
He was born Jan. 14, 1932, in Morton to Carl and Lucy (Bauman) Bruell.
Surviving are one sister, Elizabeth Kimble of Peoria; one brother, Clarence (Sharon) Bruell of Sparland; and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother, Clyde Bruell in 1994.
He was a Korean War Navy veteran.
Gilbert first taught in the Hopedale School District. He later was a principal with the Tremont School District and last taught accounting at Morton High School until his retirement.
He was a member of the Morton Apostolic Christian Church, where services will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, March 16, 2009, with church ministers officiating. Visitation will be from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday, March 15, at Knapp-Johnson Funeral Home in Morton, and from 9 to 9:45 a.m. Monday at the church. Burial will be in the Morton Apostolic Christian Church Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Apostolic Christian Restmor, 1500 Parkside Ave., Morton, IL 61550.
Published in the Peoria Journal Star on 3/14/2009
Morton Apostolic Christian Church Cemetery
Created by: Jeanette
Record added: Mar 21, 2009
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