Stephen G. Brunner

Stephen G. Brunner, 62, passed away on August 5, 2015 in Houston, Texas. He was born on November 30, 1952 in Hamilton, Ohio to Gordon and Mary Brunner. Steve is survived by: his wife, Joanne; daughters, Kimberly Dunaway, Amy Dreier; son, Nicholas; sisters, Marlene Rigby, Melanie Hassler and numerous family members and friends.

When his nation called he answered by joining the U.S. Army. He earned a Bachelor of Science from University of Dayton in Ohio. Steve worked as an instrument engineer for LyondellBasell. He enjoyed boating, scuba diving, fishing, traveling, and live rock/blues concerts.

On Saturday August 8, 2015, Stephen’s family will receive guests from 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm followed by a memorial service at 6:00 pm at Crowder Funeral Home, 111 E. Medical Center Blvd., Webster, TX 77598

In lieu of flowers the family suggests a donation to the United Network for Organ Sharing ( or consider a personal commitment to donate.


  1. Joanne and family, so sorry to hear of Steve’s passing, we will keep everyone in our thoughts and prayers. Al & Darlene Hinkel and Families, Hamilton, Ohio

    Al Hinkel
  2. Joanne and family, so sorry to hear of Steve’s passing, we will keep everyone in our thoughts and prayers. Al & Darlene Hinkel and Families, Hamilton, Ohio

    Al Hinkel
  3. Steve’s family, I am so sorry to hear about Steve passing my thoughts and prayers are with you all.

    Ann Smith
  4. Joanne and Family,
    We were surprised and sad to learn of Steve’s passing. We send you our deepest sympathy and condolences. He will be greatly missed by his family and friends.
    Mel and Karen Kessler, Hamilton, OH

    Mel Kessler
  5. Mrs. Joanne. I am so sorry for your loss. You are very special to me, and it makes me sad knowing you are sad. I wish I could give you a hug. I will ask God to hug you for me. Love,

    Nate Karl
  6. Mrs. Bruner, we just wanted to offer up our condolences and let you know you and your family are in our prayers. May you feel God’s Peaceful Presence,

    Alan and Regina Karl, Nate's parents
  7. Joanne, I was so sorry to hear about your husband. I pray God’s strength and comfort for your family. May memories of wonderful times spent together surround you during this time. My prayers for you all.

    Lisa Deen
  8. Just heard of Steve’s passing. We went to high school together. Please accept my condolences on your loss.

    Nicholas E. Evers
  9. Hello Joanne and family,
    I am Donna Fisher Ketterer, first cousin to Steve. Steve and I are the same age. We played together as kids and went to Badin High School together. Steve introduced me to David Ketterer a friend of his when we were juniors in High School. David and I married right out of High school and have been married for 41 years. I reside in Morrow, Ohio. My mother is Dorothy VonHagen Fisher, sister to Steve’s mother Marie. It was a big surprise to hear of Steve’s passing. Please accept my condolences. Donna Ketterer

    Donna Ketterer
  10. So very sorry to hear of Steve’s passing. He was a great friend. My thoughts and prayers are with Jo and family.

    Nick Bernier
  11. Joanne, Fred Gray here. You probably don’t remember me but my wife and I met you when you and Steve first met. I just heard of Steve’s passing and wanted to offer you our belated condolences. Steve was a dear friend, he will be missed.

    Fred Gray

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