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Gladys Kathleen Brunette, 91, of Burlington, Illinois, died Thursday, December 14, 2017, at the home of her daughter and son-in-law.
Born August 2, 1926, in Springfield, Missouri, the daughter of Carl and CoraLee (Jordan) Freudenberg, Gladys married Robert J. Brunette June 2, 1956 in Chicago.
She is survived by her husband, Robert; daughter, Kathleen (Joe) Rendl of Huntley; son, David Robert (Diane) of Fallbrook, Calif.; grandchildren, Thomas and Michael Brunette; sisters, Christine Fogle of Naperville and Barbara (Fred) DeVries of Michigan City, Ind.; numerous nieces, nephews and cousins; and many, many dear friends.
She was predeceased by her parents; brothers, Walter, Howard and Carl Freudenberg; sisters, Mildred Gamberton, Helen Bird and Jeri Goettsche.
The funeral will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, December 28, 2017, at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, 675 Fox Ave., Sycamore, Illinois, with Bishop Sol Jensen officiating. Burial will be at Burlington Union Cemetery, Burlington.
Visitation will be from 4-7 pm Wednesday, December 27, at Quiram Sycamore Chapel, 1245 Somonauk St., Sycamore, and from 10-11 a.m. Thursday, December 28, at the church.
The family would like to give particular and special thanks to JourneyCare Hospice and Senior Helpers for their compassion and care of Gladys.

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  1. Debra & David Terpin

    We are so sorry for your families loss. Sister Brunette always had a smile on her face and welcome my family to the ward. Our prays are with your family.

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