obit: John Brunner - wife Tomecek
Funeral services for john J. Brunner, 65, brother of Paul Brunner of Weimar, were held last Wednesday at La Grange, with Rev. S. A. Zientek officiating. Burial was in the city cemetery.
Mr. Brunner, a retired farmer, died Monday at his home near La Grange. A native of Ellinger, he was the son of Leopold and Frances Brunner.
Surviving are his widow, the former Miss Frances Tomecek, whom he married in 1908; a daughter, Mrs. L. R. Hattermann of Victoria; a son, Vastine, of San Antonio; four sisters, Mrs. A. F. Weber, Mrs. Otto Legler, Mrs. John Peters and Mrs. Glen Prause, all of La Grange; four brothers, Paul of Weimar, Alfred and L. C. of La Grange, and Joe of Granger; five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Two stepsisters and one step-brother also survive.
Weimar Mercury, Friday, November 6, 1953
Submitted by Rosemary Ermis