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Marcelene Faye (Werst) Bruns, 87, of Nevada, Missouri passed away on January 14, 2017.
A memorial service will be held at Community of Christ Church, North Elm & East Allison St, Nevada, MO 64772 on Wednesday, January 18, at 1:00 pm.
Marcelene was born 7-5-29 in McGrath, Minnesota. She owned and operated Betty’s Beauty Shop and later worked at Thorpe’s Appliances. She was a member of the Community of Christ Church. She volunteered for the Nevada Auxiliary for 30 years. Marcelene was one of the original founders of Community Outreach and served on the board, as well as volunteering for many years.
Her parents were Warren A. Werst and Lillian (Clemenson) Werst, both deceased. She married Lester (Bud) Bruns on 8-10-47. He preceded her in death on 9-25-98. She was preceded in death by 4 brothers, John, Everett, Kenneth & Floyd Werst and 2 sisters, Juanita McClellan & Naomi Cox. She is survived by one son, Loren L. Bruns and his wife, Jeannie, one grandson, Andrew Bruns and his wife, Blaire, and two great granddaughters, Emery and Marley, all of Cleveland, Ohio. She is also survived by one sister, Delores Huffman, and many nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to Community Outreach
229 N Cedar
Nevada, MO 64772