Arthur Bruning1940 - 2018
Arthur Elmer Bruning age 78 of Rogers City
passed away at home on July 1, 2018.
He was born March 20, 1940 in Rogers City
to Elmer and Violet (Wenzel) Bruning
Arthur graduated from Rogers City High School in 1958, On July 1, 1961
he married Katherine Glomski at St.John Lutheran Church, He sailed on
the Great Lakes for 5 years then began working at Calcite. He retired in
1998 after 30 years of service. Art enjoyed hunting, fishing, trapping,
wine making, gardening and blueberry picking. He was self-taught on the
accordion and the organ, He enjoyed spending time with his family and
his daughter’s extended furry family.
He is survived by:
his wife, Kathy;
3 children, Michael (Vicki) of Rogers City,
Julia Bruning of Rogers City and
Bill (Jessie) Bruning of Rogers City;
4 grandchildren, Rebecca (Brandon) Berry
of North Carolina, Sarah Bruning of
Rogers City, Hunter Bruning of Rogers
City and Kaitlyn Bruning of Rogers City;
1 great granddaughter, Arlyn Bruning;
1 sister, Carol Menefee of Alpena.
Arthur was preceded in death by his parents;
a sister, Beverly Karnes and
a brother, Dennis Bruning.
Friends may visit at the Beck Funeral Home on Thursday, July Sth from
4:00 until 8:00 p.m. with a prayer service at 7:00 p.m. Visitation will
resume on Friday at St. John Lutheran Church from 10:00 a.m, until time
of his funeral at 11:00 with Pastor Eric Voigt officiating
Burial will take place at Memorial Park Cemetery.
In licu of flowers, memorials may be given to St. John Lutheran School
or Hospice Compassus Angels Fund in memory of Arthur Bruning.