Bruce R. Sawtelle, age 58, of Austin, Texas, passed away Tuesday, December 4, 2012 at his residence. He was born in Erie on November 1, 1954, the son of the late Robert and Leora Wykoff Sawtelle. He was employed at Polycom. He enjoyed ham radio and computers. He is survived by his wife, Cindy Sawtelle, three children: Gary (Edina) Kimmy, Christine (Ryan) France, Greg Kimmy, five grandchildren: Daniel, Zyle, Kira, Ethan, Allison, one brother, David (Debbie) Sawtelle, one niece, Stephanie, and one nephew, Brad. Friends may call at the Dusckas-Martin Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc., 4216 Sterrettania Rd., on Tuesday from 11:00 a.m. until the time of a funeral service there at 1:00 p.m. Private interment will be at Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the Therapeutic Riding Equestrian Center, 8342 Platz Road, Fairview, PA 16415.