Harriet M. Bruns, 87, of Syracuse passed away on Friday June 19, 2015, at the Syracuse Good Samaritan Center.

Harriet M. Bruns, 87, of Syracuse passed away on Friday June 19, 2015, at the Syracuse Good Samaritan Center.

She was born on August 21, 1927 to Harry & Matilda (Reuter) Ross in Otoe, Nebraska.

Harriet married Calvin D. Bruns on July 25, 1949, in Marysville, Kansas. She worked as a seamstress for many years and also taught school. Harriet was involved in the ELCW and Syracuse Hospital Auxiliary.

Harriet is survived by her daughter: Susan (Duane) Hopp; sons: Dan (Elaine) Bruns, Jack Bruns, Larry (Mary Ann) Swanson; grandchildren: David Hopp, Kris Goering, Ryan Bruns, Chad Bruns, Matt Swanson, Angie Ways, 10 Great Grandchildren, sisters-in-law: Helen Aden, Pauline Peterson and Rachel Ross, also many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents: Harry & Matilda; husband: Calvin; daughter: Vickie; brother: Arlen Ross; and brothers-in-law: Paul Aden, Dwight Peterson, Ernie (Delores) Bruns and Maynard (Geraldine) Bruns.

Funeral Services will be held on Monday June 22, 2015 at 10:30 A.M. at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Otoe.

Burial will be at the Otoe cemetery.

Visitation will be held on Sunday, June 21 from 1 p.m. until 5 p.m.. at the funeral home in Syracuse.

The family suggests memorials to the family’s choice.

Arrangements are by Fusselman Allen Harvey Funeral Home, Syracuse, NE 402-269-2441

Condolences to www.fusselmanallenharvey.com