Joan Bruhn

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    - Jules Martin
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    - Tara Bruhn
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photoBruhnJoan.JPG" JOAN BRUHN
August 27, 1935 ~ June 27, 2017

We were blessed to learn many valuable lessons from our mom during her 81 years; among them were "If there's a will there's a way," her patience and the unfaltering love she had for her family.
Joan Bruhn was born August 27, 1935 in Vancouver, WA to parents Bernard and Ruth Hauge. She passed away in her home in Vancouver on June 27, 2017.
Joan met and married the love of her life in Blaisdell, ND, they were married for 25 years.
Joan was employed at Evergreen School District and retired after 25 years, making many lifelong friends in her years spent there.
Joan is survived by her children, Nick and Terri Bruhn, Kathy and Chris Best, Colleen and Dave Howard, Jackie Bossert and Carla Goodwin; 9 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; along with many nieces and nephews whom she loved dearly.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Clarence; her brother, Jack Hauge; and grandson, Jason Bruhn.
Her funeral will be held July 8, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. at Evergreen Memorial Gardens.
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Evergreen Memorial Gardens Funeral Chapel
1101 NE 112th Avenue
Vancouver, WA 98684
(360) 892-6060
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Published in The Columbian on July 6, 2017