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 Virginia M <I>Gabel</I> Brunenn

Virginia M Gabel Brunenn

Carthage, Hancock County, Illinois, USA
Death 25 May 2013 (aged 96)
Carthage, Hancock County, Illinois, USA
Burial Barry, Pike County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 111819647 · View Source
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Virginia M. Brunenn

BARRY, IL-Mrs. Virginia M. Brunenn, 96, of Barry, passed away at 3:10 p.m. Saturday (May 25, 2013) in the Barry Community Care Center.

She was born Sept 14, 1916, in Carthage, to Forrest A. and Adah Donnell Scannell Gabel. They preceded her in death. She married Earl H. Brunenn on May 28, 1939, in Fort Madison, Iowa. He died June 2, 2009.

In 1952, Virginia and her husband came from West Point, Ill., to Barry where they were in the grocery business for more that 40 years.

Virginia enjoyed bowling, sewing and music, expecially piano and opera. She was a member of the Pike County Home Extension and a member of the West Point Christian Church.

She is survived by one son, Kent Brunenn and his wife, Maxine, of Barry; one granddaughter, Lori McCuen on Roswell, Ga., and one great-granddaughter, Katie McCuen of Roswell, Georgia. She is also survived by several nieces and nephews and a special cousin, Beverly Ann Moultie of Wilmette.

In addition to her parents and husband, one sister, Betty Long, preceded her in death.

SERVICES: 10 a.m. Saturday in the Kergan Funeral Home, Barry. Burial will be in Park Lawn Cemetery, Barry.

VISITATION: 5-7 p.m. Friday in the funeral home.

MEMORIALS: Barry American Legion Memorial Day Flag Fund.

ARRANGEMENTS: Kirgan Funeral Home.


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