Delta resident Donald LeRoy Brunker died Nov. 7, 2017, at his home. He was 81.
No services are planned.
He was born Feb. 18, 1936, in Akron to Newton and Eva (Corby) Brunker. He spent his childhood and received his education in Colorado in the Craig, Brush, Akron and Bristol areas.
Mr. Brunker served in the U.S. Marine Corps and retired from the military.
On May 14, 1986, he married Gloria Adrabio in the Philippines and the couple moved to Delta from Oceanside, Calif., the same year.
Mr. Brunker enjoyed woodworking, gardening and home repairs.
He is survived by his wife, Gloria Brunker of Delta; son, Kervin Brunker of Delta; four brothers, Robert of Cuscisk, Wash., Larry of Walsenburg, James of Arvada, and Doug of Newport, Wash.; five sisters, Betty Durdick of Delta, Loretta Tromohlen of Brush, Ruby Rogers of Gainesville, Utah, Sharon DeJulio of Montrose and Carolyn Autrey of Lebanon, Mo.
He was preceded in death by a brother, Barney; and a sister, Barbara.
Taylor Funeral Service and Crematory is handling the arrangements.
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