Gleeda Dorothy (Ruehling) Bruhl

January 15, 1927 ~ June 19, 2022 (age 95)


Gleeda Dorothy Bruhl, 95 of Jackson, passed away Sunday, June 19, 2022 at her home.

She was born January 15, 1927 in Pocahontas the daughter of Eberhart  W. and Edna Schoen Ruehling.  Gleeda married Dallas Bruhl August 21, 1948 at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Pocahontas. He preceded her in death October 9, 1999.

She was a lifelong member of St. John’s Lutheran Church in Pocahontas. Gleeda enjoyed working word puzzles and reading the Guide Post.

Loving survivors include seven children, Gary Bruhl, Larry (Susan) Bruhl, Duane Bruhl, Mark Bruhl, Judy Bruhl, Donna Bruhl, and Lisa Bruhl; two grandchildren, Hila Gatewood and Shauna Hicks; five great grandchildren, A.J., and Luke Gatewood, and Blake and Jake Saupe, and Sally Thomason; and a brother-in-law, Clarence Douglas of Arkansas.

In addition to her husband she was preceded in death by her parents, two sisters, Margie (Virgil) Lohman and Cleo Douglas.

Visitation will be from 4-8 pm Friday, June 24, 2022 at McCombs Funeral Home and Cremation Center and from 10-11 am Saturday, June 25, 2022 at St. John’s Lutheran Church.

The funeral will be at 11 am Saturday at the church with Rev. Steven Theiss officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made in her memory to St. John’s Lutheran Church.

Online condolences may be sent to the family by visiting Gleeda’s obituary at www.mccombs funeral

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Public Viewing
June 24, 2022

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
McCombs Funeral Home & Cremation Center
640 West Independence Street
Jackson, MO 63755

Funeral Service
June 25, 2022

11:00 AM
St. John's Lutheran Church, Pocahontas, MO
158 Little St.
Pocahontas, MO 63779

Interment following funeral service
June 25, 2022

St. John's Cemetery, Pocahontas, MO.
159 Little Street
Pocahontas, MO 63779


St. John's Lutheran Church - Pocahontas
158 Little Street, Pocahontas MO 63779
Tel: 1-573-833-6260

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