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Sandra Brunssen – Metz Mortuary

    Sandra “Sandi” L. Brunssen
    Sandra “Sandi” L. Brunssen, age 65, of Henderson, NE, died Wednesday, October 14, 2020 in Lincoln, NE. She was born September 27, 1955 in Scotland, South Dakota to Harvey and Florence (Deming) Baltzer. Sandi was a graduate of the University of South Dakota at Springfield. She worked as a cook at Heartland Schools, among several other places. Sandi was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church in York. She enjoyed collecting coffee mugs, gardening, flowers, baking, and attending her grandchildren’s events. On March 4, 1978 Sandi was united in marriage to Steve Brunssen at Scotland, South Dakota. 
    Sandi is survived by her husband, Steve of Henderson, son Jeremy (Lisa) Brunssen of Springfield, NE, daughters Melissa (Adam) Gittins of Neola, IA, and Rebecca (Dustin) Green of Malcolm, NE. She is also survived by her grandchildren Brodie and Leah Brunssen, Lane, Natalie, and Wyatt Gittins, Grace, Kyler, and Emma Green, along with many nieces and nephews.  
    She was preceded in death by her parents, and her brother, Perry.
    Mass of Christian Burial will be held 10:00 a.m., Monday, October 19, 2020 at St. Joseph Catholic Church in York, with the Reverend Father John Sullivan officiating. Interment to follow at St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery, York. Sandi’s service will be webcast live on Metz Mortuary’s Facebook Page. COVID 19 funeral guidelines will be implemented with spaced seating and masks encouraged. Visitation will be held from 1:00 – 8:00 p.m., Sunday, October 18, 2020 at the mortuary in York. Memorials may be directed to Omaha Children’s Hospital or to St. Jude Research Hospital.

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