Lorean Alma Bruster, 95, of Miami passed away on Friday, September 15, 2017 at her home surrounded by her family. She was born on August 12, 1922 in Loveland, Okla. to Albert Newton and Maude Ethel (Harden) Gossett. She graduated high school in Loveland with the class of 1940. She married Clarence Bruster on January 15, 1944 in Oklahoma City at Wesley Methodist Church. Lorean worked for John E. Wolf Advertising in Oklahoma City. She and Clarence were members of First Baptist Church. She loved crafts; she was active in her churches and loved being a mom. She was a sweet natured and kind lady; she loved to play board games and card games. She and Clarence had been married for seventy years; he passed away on their seventieth wedding anniversary. She is also preceded in passing by her parents, Albert and Maude Gossett and her siblings Mary Simonson, Virgil Gossett, Vester Gossett, Vernon Gossett, Herbert Gossett, Morine Soder, Jerome Gossett, Warren Gossett and Bettye Crockett.
Survivors include her children Jerry Ransom and her husband Randy of Miami, Sherry Bruster and Dianne Clay of Tulsa, Mary Beth Hogue and her husband Rodney of Tuscola, Texas, her grandchildren Jamie McMinn and her husband Bradd, Carrie Huffman and her fiancé Vincent Freeman, Justin Hogue and his wife Jenna, Jeremy Hogue and his wife Tiffany and Jonathan Hogue, along with numerous great grandchildren and great-great grandchildren.
There will be visitation on Tuesday, September 19, 2017 from 6 until 7 p.m. at Brown-Winters Funeral Home and Cremation Service in Miami.
Graveside services will be 2 p.m., Wednesday, September 20, 2017 at Fort Gibson National Cemetery with Reverend Rick Longcrier Officiating.
The family has asked that memorial contributions be made to First Baptist Church or Integris Baptist Village in Miami.
The family wants to thank Encompass Home Health Care, Heartland Plaza Dialysis Center and Good Shepherd Hospice for their excellent care.
Friends and family may send the family notes of encouragement by viewing Mrs. Bruster’s Tribute Page at www.brown-winters.com.