Bruce Harry Paffett, 65, Labadie, passed away Friday, Oct. 11, 2013, at his home. |
Bruce, son of George W. Paffett and wife Madeline C., nee Reeves, was born Aug. 6, 1948, in St. Louis. He was united in marriage to Renie A. Tuffli Dec. 9, 1989, in St. Louis. Bruce was a member of the Labadie Jam Band.
Bruce was preceded in death by his father, George W. Paffett.
He is survived by his wife, Renie A. Tuffli-Paffett, nee Walczak, Labadie; mother, Madeline C. Paffett, St. Louis; one sister, Pamela Paffett and husband Alan Mitchell, St. Louis; one cousin, Don Jones and wife Sharon, St. Louis; one sister-in-law, Stephanie Fulgham and husband Frank, Tega Cay, S.C.; other relatives and many friends.
A private service, with full military honors, was held at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery, St. Louis.
Memorial donations may be given to the Franklin County Honor Flight, P.O. Box 60, Union, MO 63084.
The Paffett family was served by Miller Funeral Home, Washington.
Published in The Missourian on Oct. 16, 2013