Current Year Obituaries
Thomas Richard Brunner, 85, of Newberry, died Wednesday, July 21, 2021, at Springfield Place.
Born on November 12, 1935, in Buffalo, NY, he was a son of the late Richard and Olive Maisel Brunner. He was a Army veteran who during his time of service found great pleasure in playing in the Army Band. He held master degrees in music and counseling and during his working career he taught music, was a family counselor, a banker and a realtor.
Mr. Brunner is survived by his wife, Nancy Smith Johnson Brunner; a daughter, Kristen (James) Hislop of Saratoga Springs, NY; a step-daughter, Dorothy (J.W.) Horn of Fort Mill; a sister, Mary Preston of Depew, NY; a brother, Richard Burnner of Lancaster, NY; a grandson, Sam Hislop; six step-grandchildren and seven step-great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by step-sons, James Johnson and Jeffery Johnson.
He will be interred in Gerald B.H. Soloman Saratoga National Cemetery in Schuylerville, NY.