Vernon "Vern" Thomas Bruggeman, 79, passed away May 11, 1998.

Born in Casper, Wyoming March 16, 1919, the second son of Anthony Richard Bruggeman and Mabel Asher. Married Marjorie Jean Munk.Vern was a long time radio and television announcer in the Salt Lake area at KALL, KLUB, KUTV and a television station in Hawaii during the early 1950's. Vern was known for his crystal clear announcing voice and his friendly personality. He enjoyed playing tennis and golf.

Vern is survived by his wife, Marjorie; sister, Patricia LeMon Bishop; children, Barry Bruggeman (Marilyn), Brad Bruggeman (Moaana); grandchildren, Brian, Brett, Alan, Scott, Jenny, Katy, Jared, Brady, Monequie, Brandon and Mackenzie; nephews, Tony LeMon, Jerry Bruggeman, Richard Bruggeman; nieces, Sharon Kasteler, Jane Mullen. Preceded in death by son, Brett Eugene.

Funeral service will be held Monday, May 18, 1998, 12 noon at Valley View Funeral Home, 4335 West 4100 South. Family and friends may call prior to service, 10:30-11:45 a.m. Interment Valley View Memorial Park.

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