Bruno Samann, 93

A funeral service will be held on Thursday, Aug. 16, 2012, at 6 p.m.

at the Mueller Funeral Home & Crematory in Cedarburg, for Bruno Samann of Grafton. A visitation will be held on Thursday at the funeral home, in Cedarburg from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Interment will take place at Immanuel Cemetery in Cedarburg.

Memorials of your choice are appreciated. Please visit for online condolences and to view the Bruno Samann video tribute.

Bruno was born on Nov. 5, 1918, in Driebeg, Germany, the son of Bruno Samann and Rose (nee Cupa) Samann. Bruno worked at the family mill, as well as a baker, during his years in Germany, and later came to the United States in 1949. He married Marianne Kuhr, on Sept. 23, 1960, in Milwaukee. Their marriage was blessed with three children.

Bruno was employed by the Inland Container Corp., working as a maintenance mechanic for over 30 years. He retired from the Inland Container Corp., in January of 1981.

Bruno passed away peacefully on Aug. 12, 2012, at the Lasata Care Center in Cedarburg, at the age of 93. The family would especially like to thank the entire staff at the Lasata Care Center, for all of their care and compassion.

Bruno is survived by his children, Michael (Cheryl) Samann, Ingrid (Ray) Ziegelbauer and Pete Samann; and grandchildren, Kristina, Kyle, and Kayla Samann, and Nicole and Maria Ziegelbauer. He is further survived by other relatives and friends.

Bruno was preceded in death by his parents and his wife, Marianne Samann.

Mueller Funeral Home & Crematory is assisting the family.