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Eleanor Bruinius

Eleanor Bruinius

Saturday, December 28th, 1935 Thursday, April 4th, 2019

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Obituary for Eleanor A. Bruinius (Oosterhuis)

Eleanor A. Bruinius, nee Oosterhuis, age 83, beloved wife of the late John W. Bruinius, Sr. (2006). Loving mother of Janet Bruinius, John Jr., Betty (David) Pajkos, and Joanne (Jim) Volante. Cherished grandmother Victoria, Alec, Alissa Volante; Renee and Kevin Pajkos. Dear sister of Dorothy (Pete) Greendyke, Richard (Henrietta) Oosterhuis, and Grace (Elwood) Sedakis. Dearest aunt of many nieces and nephews.

Visitation Monday, April 8, 2019 4-8PM. Funeral Service Tuesday, April 9, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. at Colonial Chapel 15525 S. 73rd Ave. (155th/Wheeler Dr. & Harlem) Orland Park. Interment Chapel Hill Gardens South.

Memorials to World Renew, 1700 28th Street SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49508-1407 preferred.

Express your thoughts and condolences at colonialchapel.com 708-532-5400

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  • Visitation

    Monday, April 8th, 2019 | 4:00pm - 8:00pm
    Colonial Chapel
    15525 S. 73rd Ave.
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    Monday, April 8th, 2019
    4:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Service

    Tuesday, April 9th, 2019 | 10:00am
    Colonial Chapel
    15525 S. 73rd Ave.
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email |
    Tuesday, April 9th, 2019
    Rev. Greg Janke
  • Interment

    Chapel Hill Gardens South Cemetery
    11333 S. Central Avenue
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I would like to offer my condolences to the family and friends of Mrs. Eleanor A. Bruinius. 2 Corinthians 1: 3&4 "Praised be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of tender mercies and the God of all comfort who comforts us in all our trials so that we may be able to comfort others in any sort of trial with the comfort we receive from God". Our Father understands your grief and that you need comfort. Jehovah himself has experienced the loss of loved ones such as Abraham, Isaac, Jacob, Moses and King David. God's Word the Bible assures us that Jehovah has eagerly anticipated, has had an earnest longing for the time when He will bring them back to life on earth. Job 14: 14 &15. To learn more about the earthly resurrection worldwide, please visit jw.org
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We're praying for you. Psalm 119:76 "May your unfailing love be my comfort, O Lord, according to Your promise."
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Dan Rattary

Dear Joanne and family,
We wish you our sympathies in this difficult time. We're so sorry for your loss.
With our love,
Dan, Valerie, Cole, Jaina, Liam Rattary
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