Wilma Bruns | TheUnion.com

Wilma Bruns

Services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, June 30, at Peace Lutheran Church, 828 West Main Street, Grass Valley, for Wilma Katherine Bruns. Pastor Richard Johnson will officiate. Mrs. Bruns died June 25 in Grass Valley. She was 81.

Mrs. Bruns was born Dec. 14, 1925, to Emil and Frieda (Titkemeier) Becker in Deshler, Neb.

She attended Deshler High School and married Raymond Bruns on May 9, 1945.

Mrs. Bruns was an executive secretary at Western Electric and AT&T. She was an active member of Peace Lutheran Church, especially in the Rebecca Circle and Altar Guild, and was a volunteer at Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital, Interfaith Food Ministry and the Welcome Wagon. She loved spending time with her three grandchildren, family and friends.

Mrs. Bruns is survived by her husband, Raymond Bruns of Grass Valley; mother, Frieda Becker Eickman of Grass Valley; daughter and son-in-law, Sandra and Edward Martinez of Las Vegas; son and daughter-in-law, Craig and Thelma Bruns of Danville; grandsons Kevin, Stephen and Christopher of Danville; sister and brother-in-law, Lois and Lloyd Loetterle of Grass Valley; brother and sister-in-law, Emery and Barbara Becker of Grass Valley; and sister, Ruth London Camarillo.

Memorial contributions can be made to the Peace Lutheran Mission Endowment Fund.

Arrangements are under the direction of Hooper and Weaver Mortuary.

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