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Nancy Ann Brunner Nancy Ann Brunner
(October 7, 1953 - July 16, 2012)

Nancy Ann Brunner, 58

There will be prayers at 9:30 a.m. Thursday at Fox Funeral Home and a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 a.m. at St. Christine Church celebrated by Fr. Christopher Cicero for Nancy Ann Brunner, 58 who passed away at Monday morning at Hospice House. Nancy was born in Youngstown on October 7, 1953, a twin daughter of Frank and Mary (Rohona) Deley Sr. and was a lifelong area resident. She graduated from Cardinal Mooney High School (71) and has worked for Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield for the past 39 years, just retiring as Manager of Customer service. Nancy was a member of the International Association of Administrative Professionals (YO-MAH-O Chapter). She was involved both professionally and personally with many community services such as Second Harvest Food Bank, United Way Corporate Cup events and Missionary trips to Appalachia. She was a long time member of St. Christine's Parish, enjoyed bowling and participated in various bowling and softball leagues.

She will be greatly missed by the love of her life, her daughter Michelle (Nick) Elton of Canfield; grandson Noah Elton of Canfield; her parents Frank and Mary Deley Sr. of Boardman; her twin sister and best friend Joyce (Jerry) Laska of Columbiana; her brother Frank (Rina) Deley Jr. and nieces, Danielle, Taylor and Nicole of Boardman; Bruce D Brunner of Fort Lauderdale, FL; a brother-in-law Charles E. Brunner of Kent; three sisters-in-law Patricia A. Brunner of Austintown, Linda (Bill) Rado of Niles, Barbara (John) Raybuck of Poland and several other nieces and nephews. The family would like to thank the Medical, Nursing, Nurses Aid, housekeeping and administrative staff at Hospice of the Valley for the wonderful care they extended to Nancy and her family. She will be missed very much by her family, friends and work associates. Friends may call from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday, at Fox Funeral Home, Boardman.