Richard Van Brunt

Richard Wayne Van Brunt

Friday, June 9th, 1933 - Monday, December 21st, 2020
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Richard Wayne Van Brunt, 87 of Cookeville, Tennessee died on Monday, December 21, 2020, at Signature Health Care of Putnam County in Cookeville, Tennessee.

Born Friday, June 9, 1933 in Lakewood, New Jersey, he was the son of the late Robert Van Brunt and the late Geneva La Compte Van Brunt. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Ann Van Brunt.

Richard loved spending time at the ocean as it was peaceful and serene. He enjoyed the company of his two little deceased Shih Tzus, Daisy and Jeanna.

He was an Army veteran who served during the Korean War.

Richard is survived by his loving companion of 17 years, Charlotte Ragland of Cookeville, TN.

2 Daughters:
Linda and Clark Moshier of Hopkinsville, KY
Patty and Mike Peck of Clarksville, TN

3 Sons:
Robert and Julie Van Brunt of Torrance, CA
Ricky Van Brunt and Jimmy Van Brunt of Hopkinsville, KY

8 grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren and 1 great, great-grandchild

Richard chose cremation and his wishes were followed.

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