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Melvyn Thomas Bruhns, age 83 of Elmhurst, IL; Veteran U.S. Army; Beloved Husband of Judith; Loving Father of Christine (Kenneth) Rilki, Thomas Bruhns,  David (Maria) Bruhns  and Susan (Michael) Dankovis; Proud Grandfather of Sada; Dear Brother of the late Marie (survived by Hugh) Reinhold, the late Merwyn Bruhns,  Frank (the late Gladys) Bruhns, the late Fred (survived by Nakorn) Bruhns, the late Karl (survived by Jan) Bruhns, Janet (the late Ted) Kroll and Zena (the late Conrad) Swets; Fond Uncle of many nieces and nephews. Mr. Bruhns was a retired primary education teacher for the Chicago Public Schools and was also an Electrician and member of the IBEW 134. He was a CTA Bus driver for a short time and sang in the choir at St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church for many years.

Visitation at the Pedersen Ryberg Mortuary, 435 N. York St., Elmhurst, on Thursday, Dec. 21, 2017 from 3 to 8 p.m.  Funeral Friday, Dec., 22, 2017, beginning with prayers at the mortuary at 9 a.m. and proceeding to St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church, Bensenville, Funeral Mass 10 a.m.  Interment with Military Funeral Honors to follow at Maryhill Cemetery, Niles, IL.