Was a loving husband and father, who enjoyed traveling, reading and had an endless thirst for knowledge, both useful and otherwise. He and his wife Sharon have spent their retirements enjoying time together, traveling and volunteering in the community.
Bruce passed away at his home in Winston, Oregon on May 16, 2013 at the age of 68. He was born on July 26, 1945 in Sparta, Illinois and lived in Illinois, Texas, Arizona, and Germany. He graduated from Manheim American High School in 1963 and obtained an accounting degree from the University of Arizona. Bruce served in the U.S Army. He moved to Oregon with his family in 1989 and served as the City Administrator in Winston until 2004. Bruce is survived by his wife of 44 years Sharon, sons Michael and Daniel, grandson Avery and granddaughter Olivia. A memorial service will be held on Thursday, May 23, 2013 at 2:00 pm at Taylor’s Funeral Home in Winston.