Genevieve (Pipkin) Bruno

BRUNO, Genevieve (Pipkin) Nov 30, 1925 – Aug 19, 2013 Age 87, passed away on August 19, 2013, at Life Care Center of Elkhorn. She was born in Omaha on November 30, 1925, the daughter of Lilburn and Lulu (Monroe) Pipkin. Genevieve graduated from South High School in 1944 and was married to Sam Bruno at Saint Patrick Catholic Church in Omaha on September 14, 1947. She was a loving wife and mother who enjoyed doting on her children and grandchildren. She was an avid reader and took great pleasure in genealogy. She is survived by her children and their spouses: Ronald and Constance (Bodnar) Bruno of Chattanooga, TN, Nellie (Chase) Bruno of Phoenix, Frank and Angela (Bruno) Ferraro of Omaha, David and Mary (Bruno) Fisher of Omaha; brother-in-law, Joseph Bruno and wife JoAnn Bruno of Lincoln; sisters-in-law, Josie (Bruno) D’Agosto and Tina (Bruno) Thornburg of Omaha; 17 grandchildren, 26 great-grandchildren; many nieces and nephews. Genevieve was preceded in death by her husband, Sam Bruno in 2003; parents, Lilburn Pipkin in 1933, and Lulu (Munroe) Pipkin in 1974; son, Joseph Bruno in 2012; daughter-in-law, Sandra (Fuchser) Bruno in 1987; brother, James W. Pipkin in 1995; father-in-law and mother-in-law, Joseph and Angela (Circo) Bruno; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law: Anthony Bruno, Aldo D’Agosto, Francis and Rose (Bruno) Bradley, and Carl and Mary (Bruno) Longnecker. The family will receive friends Thursday, August 22 from 5pm to 7pm, followed by a celebration of Genevieve’s life at 7pm at the West Center Chapel. MASS OF CHRISTIAN BURIAL Friday, August 23 at 10am at Saint John Catholic Church, 2500 California Plaza (Creighton University campus). Interment, Calvary Cemetery.

HEAFEY-HEAFEY-HOFFMANN DWORAK & CUTLER Mortuaries and Crematories 7805 West Center Road Omaha, Nebraska 68124 (402) 391-3900

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