Larry Bruns 1941-2019
Larry D. Bruns, 77, Whiting, died Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2019 at his home.
He was born Oct. 25, 1941, at Holton, the son of William and Eva Williams Bruns. He graduated from Whiting High School.
Mr. Bruns served in the U.S. Army National Guard. He was a farmer and stockman.
He married Marjorie “Pat” Zirger on Sept. 27, 1967 at Holton. She died Sept. 23, 2014. He also was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Bill Bruns.
Survivors include a daughter, Kathy McNeely and husband Don, Topeka; two sons, Kevin Robbins, Holton, and Tracy Robbins and wife Terri, Circleville; a brother, Dick Bruns and wife Darlene, Holton; seven grandchildren, Cody Robbins, Kasie VanDonge and husband Adam, Jordan Robbins and wife Dylan, Sarah Robbins, Brittany Robbins, Kelcie Strecker and husband Trey and Ryan McNeely; and two great-grandchildren, Kynslee Strecker and Copelan Robbins.
Visitation will be held from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday at Chapel Oaks Funeral Home in Holton. Private inurnment will be held later in Holton Cemetery. Mr. Bruns will lie in state after noon Thursday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the National Kidney Foundation, sent in care of Chapel Oaks Funeral Home, P.O. Box 1034, Holton, KS 66436.