Elmer J. Brune
May 9, 2003
Elmer J. Brune, emeritus in industrial engineering, died Jan. 21 in Kalamazoo. He was 89.
Brune earned bachelor's and master's degrees from WMU in 1939 and 1957, respectively, and was a member of the faculty from 1956 until he retired in 1979 from his position as director of cooperative education for the College of Applied Sciences. Prior to joining the faculty, he was an industrial education instructor at South Haven (Mich.) High School.