On Tuesday, May 13, 2008, John Bruce’s
journey on this earthly plane ended after a
courageous battle with pancreatic cancer.
John will be remembered by all who knew and
loved him as a respected, dignifi ed man that
exerted his independence right up until his
passing. He was always an advocate for others,
a charming man that was liked by all who had
the privilege of meeting him. He was a man of
John is predeceased by his father Harold Bruce
and mother Margaret.
He is survived by his loving wife, Olga (nee
Wasylyszyn), his daughter Kindra, his four sons;
Bill, Harley, Sean and Michael, daughter-in-law
Nikki, granddaughters Sundee, Jessica, Trista
and Katia, as well as his loving brother, Gordon
Bruce, extended family and treasured friends.
In lieu of fl owers, donations can be made to
the Baerg-McMurtrie Cancer Clinic, c/o Vernon
Jubilee Hospital, 2101 – 32 Street, Vernon V1T
A Celebration of Life Service will be held on
Saturday, May 17, at 3:00 p.m. from the
Chapel of Pleasant Valley Funeral Home with
Mr. Brian Jackson offi ciating.
Arrangements are in the care of
Vernon Funeral Home