John A. Brunell, 68, of Springfield Township, died Saturday, Feb. 23, 2013 at his residence. He was the husband of Rose Marie M. (Torkos) Brunell. He was born in Fountain Hill on Dec. 15, 1944 to the late John H. and Dorothy C. (Arnold) Brunell. John served our country faithfully in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War. He was a bath maker at Fibermark, Quakertown for many years.
In addition to his loving wife of 48 years; son: Scott David of Hellertown; siblings: Nancy N. Ito of Fairfax, Va., Anthony J. and his wife Rita of Coopersburg; grandchildren: Ashlee, the love of John's life, and Levi Wilkins. He was predeceased by brother Douglas G.
The service will be private. Online expressions of sympathy can be recorded at www.heintzelmancares.com. Arrangements are by the Heintzelman Funeral Home Inc., Hellertown.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Lehigh Valley Hospice and/or the American Cancer Society.