Chad M. Bruner, age 39, resident of Plymouth, Ohio, passed away on Sunday, Sept. 30, 2012, in Stein Hospice in Sandusky, from an unexpected illness.
He was born on June 6, 1973, in Willard. Chad was a 1992 graduate of Willard High School and Pioneer Technology. He worked for 15 years at PPG and was employed at RR Donnelley and Sons as a material handler. He enjoyed bowling, golfing and fishing.
Chad is survived by his three children, Danielle, Brayden and Jayson, all of Willard; mother, Dreama (Sutton) Groves of Willard; siblings, Christina Bruner of Bucyrus, Paul (Cristy) Bruner of Shelby, and Cyndy (Matt Jaeckin) Bruner of Willard; three step-siblings, Alicia Zachman of Shelby, Christopher Groves and Ryan Groves, both of Willard; his girlfriend, Crystal Craft and her children, Trent and Tye of Bloomville; numerous nieces and nephews; and several aunts, uncles and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his father, David Bruner; and step-father, Harold Groves.
Friends may call 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 5, at the Secor Funeral Home in Willard, and from 11 a.m. until the time of the prayer service at 1 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 6, at the funeral home. Mike Combs will officiate the prayer service. Burial will follow at Maple Grove Cemetery in New Haven.
In lieu of flowers the family requests contributions be made to his children’s future well-being and left in care of Cyndy Bruner, 522 Clark St., Willard, OH 44890.
Condolences can be left for the family at secorfuneralhomes.com.