Brubaker Carma June, age 87, passed peacefully into everlasting life on March 20, 2015. Born December 24, 1927 on a farm in Capac, Michigan; she was the only child of Charles and Margaret (Klann) Kohns. She graduated at age 17 from Capac High School and hopped on a bus the next day to Detroit. There she worked for Bell Telephone as an operator and met Ralph Brubaker. They were married June 28, 1947. After 56 years, he preceded her in death in 2004. Until she lost her sight from complications of glaucoma, Carma was active in Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church including the choir and women of the church. She loved to watch the Detroit Tigers and Brandon Inge was ‘her Tiger’ during his tenure with the team. She had been confined to a wheel chair since surgery for a broken hip in late 2010 and had been under the care of Heartland Hospice for the past 6 months. Carma was the loving mother of Pamela (John) Epple; Terry (Terri) Brubaker, Debra (Pieter) VanDerLijn; beloved grandmother of Vicki (Sean) McDonald, Jeremy Epple, Allison (Shawn) Hodgins, Laurie (Scott) Thomas, Jill (Jeff) Talant, Mitchell and Matthew VanDerLijn; and sweet ‘great-grams’ to Robert, George, Charles, Cameron, Jonah, Christopher and baby-on-the- way, Hodgins. Also survived by sisters-in-law, Betty Brubaker and Doris Natschke; and numerous nieces and nephews. Family and friends may visit on Monday, March 23, 2015 from 2-9 p.m. at Gramer Funeral Home, 705 N Main St, Clawson. Funeral service at 12:30 p.m. on Tuesday, March 24 at Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, 749 W Fourteen Mile Rd., Clawson. Private interment at White Chapel Cemetery, Troy. Memorials to Trinity Lutheran Church. Full obituary on www.gramerfuneralhome.comPublished in Daily Tribune on Mar. 22, 2015+Read More Share Listen to Obituary Remember Share a message, photo, or video below View guest book What will you miss most about Carma June Brubaker? Add a memory or condolence to the guest book Add Message Please add or record a video for the family of Carma Brubaker Add a video + Please add a photo and share in the life story for Carma Brubaker Add a photo +