Dale R. Bruns, 34, St. Henry, Ohio, died Saturday, Jan. 25, 2014, near Montezuma, Ohio.
He was born Feb. 19, 1979, in Coldwater, Ohio, to Jeff and Mary Jo (Buening) Bruns; they survive in St. Henry.
He married Meghann (Kunk) April 29, 2000; she survives.
He is survived by a daughter, Taylor Bruns and a son, Nathan Bruns, both at home; three siblings, Randy Bruns of Chicago, Jessica (Jay Woeste) Bruns, Columbus, Ohio and Doug Bruns of St. Henry; grandparents, Roman and Norma Buening of Maria Stein, Ohio and John ‘Jack’ and Lillie Bruns of St. Henry; parents-in-law, Bob and Pat (Remaklus) Kunk of St. Henry, brother-in-law, Todd (Linda) Kunk of St. Henry and sister-in-law, Kendra (T.J.) Hoke of Bellbrook, Ohio.
He was preceded in death by grandparents-in-law, John and Betty Remaklus and Ed and Sally Kunk.
He was a member of St. Henry Catholic Church, a 1997 graduate of St. Henry High School and was the owner/operator of Arnold Lumber Co. in Decatur. He was a loving husband, father, son, brother and friend, an avid hunter, golfer and snowmobiler, a true Browns fan and lived life to the fullest.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at St. Henry Catholic Church.
Burial will follow in St. Henry Cemetery.
Friends may call from 2-8 p.m., Tuesday and from 9-10 a.m. Wednesday, at the Hogenkamp Funeral Home, St. Henry. Online condolences may be left at www.hogenkampfh.com .