George R. Bruchbacher
1956 - 2013 CHESHIRE George Raymond Bruchbacher, 56, of 1339 South State Road, died Tuesday, April 2, 2013, at his home, surrounded by his loving family.
Born in Long Island, N.Y., on Aug. 4, 1956, a son of Lenora Fleischman Bruchbacher and the late Raymond Bruchbacher, he was educated in Long Island schools and was a graduate of Stony Brook University in Long Island with a bachelor's degree in engineering.
Mr. Bruchbacher was last employed for General Dynamics where he was a safety engineer for 16 years.
He enjoyed sailing and raced The Narrasketuck in Long Island. He also enjoyed kayaking and the outdoors, as well his dogs and his jeep.
Mr. Bruchbacher leaves his wife, the former April W. Caplan, whom he married July 13, 1980.
He is also survived by a son, Joshua R. Bruchbacher; a daughter, Samantha A. Bruchbacher; his mother, Lenore Bruchbacher, all of Cheshire, and a brother, Fred Bruchbacher, and his wife, Nancy, of Powhatan, Va.
FUNERAL NOTICE: A Celebration of the Life of George R. Bruchbacher will be Friday, April 5, from 1 to 7 p.m. at the family home, 1339 South State Road, Cheshire.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to HospiceCare In The Berkshires or to the Lustgarten Foundation for Pancreatic Cancer Research both in care of DERY-CHESHIRE FUNERAL HOME, P.O. Box 445, Cheshire.