Helen L. Bruner Brown

March 26, 1922November 14, 2012
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Helen L. Bruner Brown, age 90 of Greenville, Ohio passed away at 1:50 P.M. Wednesday November 14, 2012 at the Brethren Retirement Community. She was born March 26, 1922 in Darke County, Ohio and the daughter of the late Ira & Laura (Royer) Foureman.

Helen was retired from Fram Corporation of Greenville, and then was the original owner of Helen’s Flower Shop, also of Greenville until 1983.

Helen was a member of the Greenville Church of the Brethren.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her Husband Otho Bruner August 1, 1981; Husband Glen E. Brown September 12, 2003; son in law Joe Gunckle in 1990; granddaughter Lisa Dawn Gilpin in 1976; step daughter Carolyn “Jeannie” Eubank in 2011; brother Bill Foureman in 2011 and sister Margaret Delaplane.

Helen is survived by sons Ron & Norma Bruner of Greenville and Rick & Marcia Bruner of Arcanum; daughters Sue & Steven Shaffer of Denver, CO. and Lynne & Harvey Hinshaw of Arcanum; step son Don & Barbara Brown of Sebastian, Fl. There are 19 grandchildren, 32 great grandchildren, sisters Virginia Weyrick of Greenville and Jane Jobes of Arcanum and numerous nieces and nephews.

Funeral Services will be held at 10:00 A.M. Tuesday November 20, 2012 in the Greenville Church of the Brethren 421Central Ave., Greenville, Ohio with Pastor Todd Reish officiating. Burial will follow in the Greenville Township Memorial Garden. The family will receive friends on Monday from 4:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M. in the Zechar Bailey Funeral Home Greenville, Ohio and on Tuesday from 9:30 A.M. until time of services in the church.

It is the wishes of the family that Memorial Contributions be given to the Charity of your choice.

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December 3, 2012

So sorry Ron and Norma and family for the loss of your Mother. We here at Twelve Oaks in Florida know how very much she meant to you. Your in our prayers.

Jan Anglin (Waymire)

November 19, 2012

Rick & Marcia, so sorry, my thoughts & prayers are with you....

Patrick &,Candy Clopp

November 19, 2012

Our thoughts & prayers for the family during this time.

Jill Lucy

November 17, 2012

So sorry to hear of Helen's passing. Will be thinking of the family during this difficult time.
Regards, Jill & Larry Lucy

Joyce Blosser

November 16, 2012

You have our deepest, most heartfelt sympathy in your time of sorrow. We will keep you in our thoughts and prayers. Noah and Joyce Ann Blosser

Mike & Debbie Russell

November 16, 2012

Our thoughts and prayers go out to you Lynn & Harvey and all the rest of the family. We know that she is not suffering now and is in a much better place. Your special angel will always be with you. We are here if you need anything.

November 16, 2012


Jim & Barbara Bruner

November 15, 2012

We will miss you Aunt Helen