Glenadine Irene Bruns, 89 of Paxton, passed away at 2:15 A.M., Thursday, April 4, 2013 at the Illinois Knights Templar Home in Paxton where she had been a resident for the past two years. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 A.M. Monday, April 8, 2013 at Baier Family Funeral Services, 406 E. Pells Street, Paxton with Rev. Barbara Busboom officiating. Burial will follow at Glen Cemetery, Paxton.
Visitation will be from 9:30 – 11:00 A.M. Monday before the service at the funeral home.
Mrs. Bruns was born February 14, 1924 in Gifford (Kerr Township, Champaign County), the daughter of Frank H. and Susan I. Jackson Corbly. She married Frank B. Bruns on March 4, 1945 in Rantoul. He preceded her in death on March 16, 1970.
She is survived by two sons, Frank B. Bruns of rural Elliott and John W. (Paula) Bruns of rural Potomac; one grandson, John W. (Roni) Bruns Jr. of Potomac; one granddaughter, Tamela (Jeff) Hoskins of Potomac, seven great grandchildren and three sisters-in-law Marie Hitz, Paxton; Gertrude Decker, Paxton and Jeanette Tabaka, Madison, WI.
She was preceded in death by her parents, one brother Glenn Corbly and one great granddaughter.
Mrs. Bruns attended the Weber School in rural Ludlow and graduated from Armstrong High School in 1944. At one time she had been employed at Illinois Knights Templar Home for several years.
Glenadine was a member of the First Lutheran Church, Paxton and a former member of the Mary Circle of the church. She enjoyed reading, puzzles, her home and family.
Memorials may be made to the First Lutheran Church, Paxton.