John J. “Jack” Brenner, 94, of Thornville, passed away November 6, 2014, at the Pickering House in Lancaster. He was born on October 27, 1920, in Columbus, son of the late John and Ann (Bibby) Brenner. A Catholic by faith, Jack was a member of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Church in Buckeye Lake. An Army veteran, he served his country during WWII. He was a member of the Buckeye Lake V.F.W. He enjoyed listening to music, planting trees, and spending time with his family. He was a kind and gentle man.
He is survived by his loving family: his wife of 66 years, Ann Rita (Spung) Brenner; two sons and two daughters, Linda Fisher, Lois (Tim) Merrill, Thomas (Barb) Brenner, and John (Candy) Brenner; numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother; and four sisters.
A memorial service celebrating Jack’s life was held November 11, 2014, in the Our Lady of Sorrow chapel at Saint Joseph’s Cemetery, Lockbourne, with Father Michael Nimocks celebrating.
Memorial contributions in Jack’s name may be made to: FairHoPe Hospice, 282 Sells Road, Lancaster, Ohio 43130.
Online condolences may be sent to: www.hoskinsonfueral.com
Hoskinson Funeral and Cremation Service, Thornville, is honored to care for the Brenner Family.