Tonawanda News


December 3, 2013

Rosemary L. Harms


Rosemary L. Harms, "Rusty" (nee Brenon), age 81, of Tonawanda on Monday (December 2, 2013) at Kenmore Mercy Hospital after a long illness. Rusty was a member of St. Francis of Assisi Church and AARP Chapter 3526. Wife for 63 years to the late Donald A. Harms; mother of the late Karen M. Harms; and sister of the late Margaret Kraft, Agnes Suter, Gloria McMillan, Edward Brenon, Leo Brenon, Jr., Joseph Brenon and Charles Brenon.
Beloved mother of Ronald (Diane) Harms, Kenneth (Shirley) Harms, Sandy (Dave) Penberthy and Janet (Jeff) Sylvester. Dear sister of Ann (Henry) Jurek, Lucille Spoth, Delores Thuman, Helen Cassavaugh and Sue (John) May. Proud grandmother of twelve grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Also survived by several nieces, nephews and dearly loved friends and neighbors.
Friends received by the family on Thursday (December 5, 2013) from 5-8 PM at the Brunner Funeral Home (692-3841), 156 Robinson St., North Tonawanda. Friends are invited to a Mass of Christian Burial on Friday morning at 10:00 AM at St. Francis Chapel on Adam Street near Main in Tonawanda. Interment will be private at Acacia Park Cemetery. The family requests that memorials be made to Erie County Hospice, Inc.
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