PEQUOT LAKES — Sylvia Claire Bruch (nee Munkler) passed away in Pequot Lakes, Minn., on Dec. 30, 2011.
She was born in Minneapolis, Minn. on Nov. 22, 1920, to Michael and Ida (Meinke) Munkler. She attended North High School in Minneapolis. She married Wallace Bruch in Reno, Nev. on Jan. 31, 1942. Sylvia loved golf and music and loved to play the organ.
She is survived by her sister Elsie, daughter Michele, sons Stephen and Jeffrey, four grandchildren and many great-grandchildren.
Sylvia was preceded in death by her husband, Wallace, her parents, Michael and Ida and a son, Gregory.
Services will be held at St. Alphonsus Catholic Church, 7025 Halifax Ave. N., Brooklyn Center, Minn. on Saturday, Jan. 7, 2012. Mass will be at noon with visitation one hour before. A separate visitation will be held on Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2012, at the Brenny Funeral Chapel in Pequot Lakes, Minn. from 4-6 p.m.
Memorials to the Alzheimer’s Foundation are preferred in lieu of flowers.