Born July 4, 1939 in Strathroy, Middlesex County, Ontario, went home to be with his Lord on March 18, 2016 in Quesnel, B.C.
Bruce spent many years in Williams Lake. First working for Buttazoni Bros., Lake Excavating, and the Town of Williams Lake, before starting his business, Lake Sewer and Water Contracting. Bruce and his wife moved to Quesnel in 2007 where he continued to haul aggregate and logs until he retired in 2009.
He is predeceased by his father in 1983, his mother in 1991 and recently his only sister (Mary Eleanor) Dec. 12, 2015 in Grand Forks.
He is lovingly survived by his wife Dawn of 52 years, daughter Lori (Don) Haggerty of Fort McMurray, son Brian (Melinda) of Merritt, grandchildren Travis (Caila) Cook, Taylor Carman and Janessa Carman.
A private service will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers donations to the Crooked Leg Rescue Centre or the Alzheimer Society would be very much appreciated.
A special thank-you to the staff at Maple Place, Dunrovin, Dr. Fine and Dr. MacDonald who took care of Bruce.
LaPrairie’s Funeral Services entrusted with arrangements.