James Edward Brunner 38 of Saltsburg (Conemaugh Twp.) passed away Sunday September 23, 2018 at Excela Health Latrobe Hospital. He was born August 30, 1980 in Conemaugh Twp. the son of Robert C. and Carol Ann Powell Brunner. James loved to ride, and enjoyed working on motorcycles. He also enjoyed woodworking. He was employed as a truck driver with RES Trucking in New Stanton, Pa. He was a 1999 graduate of Saltsburg Jr. Sr. High School. He was a United States Naval Veteran having served in the Gulf on the USS Nimitz. In addition to his parents he is survived by three brothers; Ken Powell of Monroeville, John Brunner of Taft, Tennessee, and Richard C. Brunner and his wife Pamela of Clarksburg, and numerous nieces and nephews. Family will receive friends on Friday September 28, 2018 from 3:00P.M. until time of services at 7:00 P.M. in the Kelly L. Corridoni Funeral Home Ltd. 400 Indiana Ave. Avonmore, Pa. Services will be conducted at 7:00 P.M. with Pastor Joshua Reed officiating. Interment will be private.