The Chattanooga Track Club

Promoting Running and Fitness in Chattanooga

Remembering John Bruner
Posted: Monday, August 06, 2007

The Chattanooga Track Club extends its thoughts, prayers, and condolences to the family of John Bruner, who passed away following the Missionary Ridge Road Race.


“It’s a tragic loss of a fine young man. Our hearts go out to the entire family,” said Dan Bailey, Race Director.


John Bruner, 19, was captain of Dalton High School’s cross-country regional championship team and was on the cross country team at Georgia College and State University.


John is survived by his loving family, parents, Greg and Margie Bruner of Dalton; sister, Megan Bruner; and brother, Andrew Bruner both of Dalton.


A visitation with the family is scheduled for Tuesday August 7 from 5 to 8pm at the Love Funeral Home (1402 North Thornton Ave., Dalton, GA).


Funeral services will be Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. at the St. Joseph’s Catholic Church (1775 Haig Mill Road, Dalton, GA 30720).


In lieu of flowers, the family request memorials be made to the Boy Scouts of America N. W. Ga. Council, Inc., P. O. Box 1422, Rome, Ga. 30162-1422 or to the Dalton Education Foundation, P. O. Box 1408, Dalton, Ga. 30722-1408.


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