Graveside services were held Thursday, Oct. 31, at East Boone Prairie Cemetery.
A New Baden native, Mr. Brunette was born June 11, 1920.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Lois Evelyn Bush Brunette; a sister, Alma Brunette; two half-brothers, Hugo Ernest Sauer and Oscar Sauer; and a half-sister, Elsie Sauer Hanhart.
Survivors are two children, William Kent Brunette and Carol Ann Broadus; a son-in-law, Gary Broadus; two grandsons, Christopher Alan Broadus and William Justin Broadus; and three great-children, Cole Broadus, Brianna Broadus and Brady Broadus.