Sylvia B. Brunskill, 88 Sylvia E.

Sylvia B. Brunskill, 88 Sylvia E.

Sylvia B. Brunskill, 88
Sylvia E. Brunskill, 88 of Monticello, Minn., died Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2013, at CenterCare of Monticello, Monticello surrounded by her loving family.
Funeral service was Saturday, Sept. 21, at Word Of Peace Lutheran Church, Rogers, Minn.
Inurnment at Fort Snelling National Cemetery, Fort Snelling, Minn.
Sylvia was born June 23, 1925, to Gottlieb and Lydia (Rothfusz) Kempf in Ashley, N.D. She attended Interstate Business College in Fargo, N.D. She worked for the Post Office in Fargo for 32 years, 25 of those years as the secretary for the Postmaster. She married John Brunskill Oct. 30, 1946, in Fargo, N.D. She loved biking with her husband, John. Sylvia lived in Fargo from 1944 until 2006. She enjoyed playing bridge and was a member of the Bridge Club. She was a very sociable person who always had a smile on her face and enjoyed being around people. She was a loving wife, mother and truly loved her grandchildren. She will be greatly missed by her family.
A special thank you to the staff at CentraCare of Monticello who took such wonderful, loving care of our mother.
Preceded in death by her parents, husband, John in 2000; three brothers, Art, Rudy and Ben; sister, Annette; and grandson, Tyler.
Sylvia is survived by her children, Steve Brunskill, Susan (Jerry) Cossette, Douglas (Patty) Brunskill, Conny (George Erickson) Brunskill; grandchildren, Ryan, Brandon, Sara, Matthew, Kaycee, Chantell, Amber and Theo; great-grandchildren, Aidan, Quinn, Amaya and Lilian; twin brother, Ted (Loretta) Kempf.

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