Obituary for Ralph Bruns

Ralph N. Bruns, 92, beloved husband, father and grandfather passed on to be with the Lord on Sunday, May 28, 2017, at Firelands Community Hospital, Sandusky, Ohio after a short illness. Ralph was born November 18, 1924 in Berlin Township, Ohio to the late Andrew and Helen (Cole) Bruns. He married Norma I. Jordan on March 10, 1946 in Huron, Ohio. He graduated from Berlin High School, Berlin Heights, Ohio. He was a life long farmer on a century family farm acquired by his great-grandfather i ...
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Ralph N. Bruns, 92, beloved husband, father and grandfather passed on to be with the Lord on Sunday, May 28, 2017, at Firelands Community Hospital, Sandusky, Ohio after a short illness. Ralph was born November 18, 1924 in Berlin Township, Ohio to the late Andrew and Helen (Cole) Bruns. He married Norma I. Jordan on March 10, 1946 in Huron, Ohio. He graduated from Berlin High School, Berlin Heights, Ohio. He was a life long farmer on a century family farm acquired by his great-grandfather in 1865 in Huron/Berlin Township. He was a member of the Huron United Methodist Church, a member of Farm Bureau and the Huron Township zoning appeals board. He enjoyed family gatherings, collecting John Deere tractors, traveling, playing cards and telling stories. He is survived by three daughters, Sarah (Terry) Beck, Wooster, Susan (Ronald) Smith, Huron, and Cynthia (Russell) Gillard, Mesa, AZ., six grandchildren Alecia (Todd) Drouhard, Troy, Amanda (Stephen) Miller, Westerville, Tadd (Coral) Smith, Huron, Brian (Shannon) Smith, Monroeville, Kimberly (Heath) Palen-McBee, Winlock, WA, and Ryan (Tiffany) Gillard, Mission Viejo, CA, and eleven great-grandchildren, Cara Drouhard, Andrew, Alayna and Joshua Miller, Brayden and Grayson Smith, Emma and Anna Smith, and Sophie, Aleka and Cullan Palen-McBee. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his wife Norma (Jordan) Bruns, a sister Esther Buckley, and brother, Arden Bruns. There will be no calling hours. Morman-Hinman-Tanner Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Berlin Heights Historical Society, Berlin Heights, Ohio, Huron United Methodist Church, Huron, Ohio or your favorite charity. Private services will be held for the family. Interment will be at Riverside Cemetery, Berlin Heights, Ohio. Online condolences may be left at mormanfuneralhome.com
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Monday, 8/7/2017
Condolences to the Bruns family. Our thoughts and prayers go out to your whole family. Psalms 147:3 says God, "heals the broken hearted, and binds up their wounds." May God bring you comfort and peace.
- Williams Family

Wednesday, 5/31/2017
My thoughts and Prayer to out to Bruns Family
- Pam

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