Edgar A. Brunnworth, age 74 of Alhambra, IL, died Friday, February 12, 2021, at his residence in Alhambra, IL.
He was born on Wednesday, September 18, 1946, in Worden, IL, the son of Arthur and Thea (nee Braundmeier) Brunnworth.
On Saturday, May 18, 1974, at St. Paul Lutheran Church, Worden, IL, he married Doris “Jeannie” Brunnworth, nee Reising.
He was a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church, Hamel, IL.
He was born and raised at Worden, IL, and graduated from Worden High School, Then he enlisted in the US Army, active duty during the Vietnam War. While in the service he received Good Conduct Medal, National Defense Survival Service Medal and Expert-Rifle awards. He worked at Granite City Steel for 38 years and retired as a Master Carpenter. He lived in Alhambra, IL for 50+ years and enjoyed woodworking, fishing and gardening.
Daughter – Stacey A. (Vernon) Dury, Hurst, IL
Grandchild – Drake Dury
Grandchild – Brock Dury
Sister – Cynthia (Bopper) Steinmeyer, Worden, IL
Niece – Shawn Hellinger, Edwardsville, IL
Nephew – Wesley Wolbert, Worden, IL
Niece – Chantel Wolbert, Belleville, IL.
He was preceded in death by:
Wife – Doris “Jeannie” Brunnworth, nee Reising – Died 9/26/1983
Father – Arthur H. Brunnworth – Died 5/26/1980
Mother – Thea M. Brunnworth, nee Braundmeier – Died 12/12/2020
Son – Jeffrey H. Brunnworth – 1/08/1972 (16 days old)
Sister – Joan E. Hellinger Arth – Died 7/25/2017
Nephew – Mark Hellinger – Died 12/2/1978.
Arrangements are being handled by Dauderman Mortuary in Alhambra, IL.
Visitation will be held from 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM on Friday, February 19, 2021 at Dauderman Mortuary in Alhambra, IL.
Funeral service will be at 11:00 AM on Friday, February 19, 2021, at Dauderman Mortuary in Alhambra, IL., with Rick Sutton, Retired Minister, Murphysboro, IL, officiating.
Interment will be at Rose Lawn Memory Gardens in Bethalto, IL.
Memorial contributions may be made to Alhambra Township Park.