Carol Bruhl, 82, of Jackson passed away Wednesday, March 29, 2017 at Jackson Manner in Jackson, MO.

She was born December 31, 1934, in Chicago Illinois, daughter of Edward Charles and Louise Katherine Dockter Schaefer. She and Robert Bruhl were married July 20, 1957 in Park Ridge, IL.

Before Carol became a stay at home mom she worked for a time as an administrative assistant at Play Boy Industries and for Western Electric in Chicago. After raising her son she went to work for a local motel. She also enjoyed volunteering first at Cook County Archive and then at Cape Girardeau County Archive Center after moving to Jackson.

Loving survivors include her husband Robert of nearly 60 years, a son George Daniel Bruhl II of Oak Grove, KY and one brother George Edward Arthur Schaefer of Poplar Grove, Illinois, three grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Visitation will be Saturday, April 8, 2017 from 10:00 AM until service time at McCombs Funeral home in Jackson.

Funeral service will be Saturday, April 8, 2017 at 12:00 PM with the Rev. Rodney Pensel officiating.

Interment will follow at Russell Heights Cemetery on Tues. April 11.

Memorials may take the form of contributions to St. Johns United Church of Christ.

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