Benjamin Neil Brunko


(Jan. 7, 2008)

Funeral services were Saturday, Jan. 12 at the LDS Church in Burlington for Benjamin Neil Brunko, 20, who died Monday, Jan. 7 in Cody.

He was born in Cody, along with his twin brother, Jacob, on Oct. 16, 1987.

He will be remembered by family as a kind and sensitive person, always looking out for another’s interest. He was loved by a large family and many friends. His contagious smile and sense of humor lightened many anxious moments. He will be greatly missed.

Survivors incude his parents, Gary and Cathy Brunko, formerly of Burlington, now of Orem, Utah; brothers Dan (Marie) Brunko of Wyoming, Aaron (Brooke) Brunko of Utah and Jacob Brunko of Utah; sisters, Holly (Bryan) Mickelson of Nebraska, Krista (Brian) Seifert of Wyoming, Melanie (Justin) Partridge of Utah and Candace (Keenan) Clark of Wyoming; grandparents, Neil and Donna Stanger of Wyoming and Elaine Brunko of Iowa.

He was preceded in death by his grandpa, Willard Brunko, and sister, Amy Brunko.

Burial was in the Burlington Cemetery under the direction of Thompson Funeral Home.