1932-2014 Joan Julia Brunsky, 81, of Kansas City, Kansas, loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother passed away peacefully on October 23, 2014 in Augusta, Georgia with her family by her side, holding her hand. Chapel services will be held in Mount Calvary Cemetery, Kansas City, Kansas on Monday, October 27, 2014 at 2 pm. Graveside services immediately following. Joan was born December 15, 1932 in Kansas City, Kansas to Joseph & Julia Freshment and attended Bishop Ward High School. Joan married William G. Brunsky on May 30, 1951. Being a loving couple for 59 years, they happily raised 5 children. She loved to sew, water-ski, cook and play video poker. Joan was preceded in death by her husband, Bill, in 2010 and her daughter, Terri, in 1972. She is survived by Nancy Brunsky of the Florida Keys; Jeani Brunsky of Gardner, Kansas; Chris Price of Evans, Georgia; Bill Brunsky of Oxnard, California; six grandchildren and two great- grandchildren. In lieu of flowers, please send donations to the National Alzheimer's Association
. Arr.: Joseph A. Butler & Son, 19th & Minnesota Ave., KCK, 913.371.7000, www.butlerandsonfuneralhome.com
Published by Kansas City Star from Oct. 25 to Oct. 26, 2014.