Melvin Herbert Bruns

Melvin Herbert Bruns

Herington, Dickinson County, Kansas, USA
Death 2 Feb 2014 (aged 89)
Kimberling City, Stone County, Missouri, USA
Burial Branson, Taney County, Missouri, USA
Memorial ID 124778978 · View Source
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Melvin Herbert Bruns was born on Dec. 6, 1924 in Herington, Dickinson Co., Kansas. He was the son of Paul Edward and Marie Louise Bruns. Mr. Bruns passed away Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014.

Melvin married Kay Judith McKim on Feb. 14, 1999 in Kimberling City. They had celebrated fourteen years together in 2013.

He had attended the Merchant Marine College and during World War II he served in the Merchant Marine and during the Korean Conflict, he served in the United States Navy. Melvin was a retired nuclear reactor operator for nuclear power plants. Melvin was a member of the Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church in Kimberling City, the Masonic Lodge where he received his 50 year pin and the American Legion.

He was preceded in death by his parents and his first wife Doris Virginia Jones Bruns (1923-1996). Melvin is survived by his loving wife Judy of the home; three children, John and wife Barbara Bruns of Jacksonville Beach, Fla.; Tim Schumacher and wife Pam of Cedar Rapids, Iowa; Jolene Eddington of Springfield, Mo.; friend Jack Pohl of Kimberling City; brother Leroy and wife, Ron Bruns of California; five grandchildren and numerous great grandchildren and three grand dogs.

Memorial service for Melvin H. Bruns, 89, Kimberling City, Mo. will be Sat., Feb. 8, at 12:00 P.M., in the Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church, Kimberling City, Mo. Pastor Rich Futrell will officiate.

Private burial will be held at a later date in the Ozarks Memorial Park Cemetery, Branson. Services are under the direction of Snapp-Bearden Funeral Home, Branson.

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  • Created by: Corbett Ellis-Jones
  • Added: 7 Feb 2014
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