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Verna Meta Bremke

November 17, 1933 ~ November 14, 2021 (age 87)


Verna Meta Bremke (nee: Ruprecht), 87 years of age, and a resident of New Russia Township, passed away Sunday, November 14, 2021, at Kingston of Vermilion, following a full and meaningful life.

She was born November 17, 1933, in Westlake, Ohio where she was raised and lived until moving to New Russia Township in 1958, to live with her husband Myron on their family farm  where she resided until her passing.

Verna’s passion in life was that of being a wife, mother and grandmother.  She loved taking care of her family and was very active in their lives.  She was a member of Grace Lutheran Church where she served on the Altar Guild and the Women's Guild. Verna was a former volunteer at Allen Memorial Hospital in Oberlin.  As a young woman she enjoyed bowling, roller skating and was captain of her high school soccer team.  

Survivors include her husband of sixty-three years, Myron Richert Bremke; her sons, Dean Bremke (Beth) of Wellington, Darren Bremke (Karen) of New Russia Twp, Duane Bremke (Jenny) and David Bremke (Laura) both of Wellington; grandchildren, Raymond (April) Bremke, Lynn (Mark) Gordon, Kyle (Cassie) Bremke, Meghan (Alan) Smith, Myles (Giovanna) Bremke, Matthew (Chelsea) Bremke, Mason Bremke, Morgan Bremke (fiance Hailee Plato), Adam Russell, Taylor Bremke, Brandon Bremke, Rachel Bremke, Madison Bremke, Sarah Bremke, Alaine Bremke, and Paige Bremke; thirteen great grandchildren. 

She was preceded in death by her brothers, Clarence H. Ruprecht, and Gilbert A. Ruprecht; and her parents, Herbert C. and Meta Ruprecht (nee: Niemeyer).

Family and friends will be received Saturday, Nov. 20, 2021, at Grace Lutheran Church 310 W. Lorain St., Oberlin, OH from 10 am until the time of service at 11am.  Rebroadcasting of services will be available at The Rev. Josh Moldenhauer, pastor, will officiate.  Burial will immediately follow at New Russia Twp Cemetery, Russia Twp., Ohio.

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