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Rex Allen Brunner

1921 - 2018 Obituary Condolences
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Rex Allen Brunner
July 9, 1921 - June 9, 2018
With the family by his side, Rex passed away with dignity and peace, one month prior to his 97th birthday.
A WWII Vet, Rex served with the U.S. Coast Guard and the Merchant Marines from 1943-1945 on the S.S. Mariposa. After the war he was with Merc Sharp & Dome in pharmaceutical sales. After leaving sales, he and his late wife Juanita (Nita) owned & operated Brunner's West Valley Chapel & Ambulance Service in Los Gatos for 26 years. Rex and Nita retired to their beach house in Aptos.
He is survived by his 5 children, Molly Handley, Mesa, AZ; Sharon Turzo, Los Gatos; Ron Allen Brunner, Aptos; Reg Allen & Marty Brunner, Oceanside; Cindy & Randy Swanson, Aptos. Also survived by 10 grandchildren, 10 great grandchildren and 1 great, great grandchild.
An avid Green Bay Packers fan and native of Octono, WI.
His ashes will be scattered at sea.
Benito & Azzaro Pacific Gardens Funeral Home, Santa, Cruz, CA

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Published in Santa Cruz Sentinel on June 24, 2018
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