Helen Marie Brunner

Helen Marie "Auntie Ree" Brunner, 83, of Millville died at Inspira Medical Center surrounded by her loving family.

Born and raised in Millville, Helen Marie was very active and longtime member of the Parish of All Saints (St. Mary's), where she was a member of the Altar and Rosary Society, St. Mary PTA, the Funeral Luncheon Committee and a volunteer for bingo. She also was a member of the Millville Elks Lodge No. 580. Helen Marie was a very proficient secretary working for different businesses, including: W.T. Grant, Wheaton Industries and Harron Cable.

Helen Marie is survived by her devoted husband, Andrew, and daughter, Patricia, both of Millville; son, Eugene of Atlantic City; brother, the Rev. Joseph Shannon of Missouri; sister-in-law, Elizabeth "Betty" Shannon of Millville; and many nieces and nephews in Millville and Massachusetts.

A Mass of the Christian Burial will be celebrated on Monday in the Parish of All Saints at 11 a.m. A calling hour will be held in the Rocap Shannon Memorial Funeral Home from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Burial will follow in Holy Cross Cemetery.

Written condolences may be sent to: [email protected]

Published in The Daily Journal on Apr. 26, 2013