Charlotte J. Bruns

June 20, 1943 ~ March 2, 2020 (age 76)


Charlotte J. "Sandy" Bruns, 76, of St. Marys, OH died at 9:36 p.m. Monday March 2, 2020 at JTDM Hospital in St. Marys.


She was born June 20, 1943 in Jellico, TN to Allan and Anga (Goley) Roller.


On June 23, 1969 in La Follette, TN she married Herbert J. Bruns, Jr., who survives.


Also survived by: daughter Terri Hartmann of Columbus, MS

                            daughter Patti (David) Hamilton of New Bremen, OH

                            son Bryan "Bo" (DeLinda Claypool) Bruns of Kansas City, MO

                            daughter Angie (Larry "Rusty") Young of St. Marys, OH

                            8 grandchildren: Casey (Krista Mohr) Hamilton, Jon (Brooke) Hamilton, Katie (Todd) Phillips, Liz (Greg Scanlon) Hartmann, Ian Hartmann, Haley Bruns, Allison Young, Alaina Young

                            7 great-grandchildren: Yanni, Abe, Avery, Baby Mohr, Landon, Harper, Teagan

                            sister Sally Fredericks of Frankfort, IN


Preceded in death by: parents Allan and Anga Roller; sister Bertha Bradley; sister Shirley Orick; brother John Roller; brother Clayton Roller; sister Mary Ruffner; sister Vikki Roller; son-in-law David Hartmann


She met Herb while working at Koch's Restaurant in St. Marys. She also worked many years for The Evening Leader, Community Post (Minster, OH) and the Journal-News (Spencerville, OH). She also published The Courier newspaper and owned Charlotte's Consignment Shop, both in St. Marys. In addition, she was a licensed realtor for a number of years.


She attended Holy Rosary Catholic Church in St. Marys.


Her favorite pastimes included spending time with her family (and dogs), going to lunch with friends. She also enjoyed volunteering (and shopping) at AGAPE Ministries in St. Marys.


Private family services will be held.


Memorial contributions may be directed to either AGAPE Ministries or Grand Lake Hospice.


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Arrangements have been entrusted to the Miller Funeral Homes in St. Marys.

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St. Marys, OH 45885

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