John Bruce

John Bruce

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

the community.

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



John Bruce

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