Bruns, Eileen Mary (nee McCarthy)
June 5, 1941 – December 21, 2017
Age 76 of Eden Prairie, formerly of Minneapolis, passed away surrounded by family. Eileen was employed as a manufacturer, at Rockwell Automation in Eden Prairie, MN. She enjoyed camping, dancing, bowling, oil painting, writing and home decorating, and loved spending time with her family and friends. Survived by children, Lyle (Cindy) Olson, Brenda (Dale) Tuma, Norby (Lorna) Klimek, Sean (Linda Mary) Bruns; grandchildren, Carisa (Jason) Davids, Bryan Carlson, Jasen (Aileen) Klimek, Kendra (Matt) Klimek, Taylor (Joey) Bjornson, Paige (Brandon) Sterriker, Kali Klimek, Coleman Klimek, and Hunter Klimek; great-grandchildren, Tyson and Reese Davids; brother Don (Bonnie) McCarthy, and sister, Vivian Anderson. Eileen is preceded in death by her parents, Henry and Marlys McCarthy, and fiancé, James Stokes. Funeral Service, Thursday, December 28; 12 PM at Friendship Church, 12800 Marystown Road, Shakopee, MN 55379. Visitation one hour prior to service. Interment at a later date. Crescent Tide, 774 Transfer Road, St. Paul, MN 55114. 651-315-8214. (Published in the Star Tribune on December 28, 2017).