Doris J. Brule, 82, of Vandalia passed away at 7:03pm, Tuesday, August 4, 2015 at her home in Vandalia.
A memorial service for Mrs. Brule will be held at 10:30am, August 12, 2015 at Crown Point Church, rural Vandalia with Rev. Pete LeDuc officiating. Memorials may be made to Robert Brule, Crown Point or Fayette Co Hospice.
Doris was born February 23, 1933, the daughter of Clarence “Babe” and Eva (Koonce) Grubaugh.
She married Robert Brule on March 3, 1951 in Randolph Co. Arkansas; they were lifelong sweethearts of 64 years. She worked as a supervisor at the PN Hirsch Warehouse in Vandalia and was a member of Crown Point Church, where she played the piano and organ on Sunday mornings. She also enjoyed cooking and playing her accordion.
She is survived by her husband Robert, brother Larry Grubaugh, and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, brother Donald Grubaugh, sisters Elrena Rathbone, Josephine Adams, and Lucille Ray.