Marvin "Elroy" Bruington, 87, of Brandenburg, went to be with his Heavenly Father on Monday, April 1, 2013, surrounded by his family at Harrison County Hospital.
He is survived by his beloved wife of 62 years, Bettyruth Frymire Bruington; three children, Michael (Jackie) Bruington and John (Debbie) Bruington, all of Brandenburg and Nancy (Ron) Cheak of Shelbyville; eight grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and many others loved and mentored by Elroy over the years.
The funeral is at 2 p.m. EDT Friday, April 5, at Brandenburg United Methodist Church. Burial follows in Eastlawn Cemetery.
Visitation is from 2 to 8 p.m. EDT Thursday at Bru-ington-Jenkins-Sturgeon Funeral Home in Branden-burg and continues at 10 a.m. EDT Friday at the church.