Richard L. "Dick" Bruce
85, of Indianapolis, passed away August 6, 2012. He was born August 26, 1926, in Bloomington, IN, to the late Absolum and Pearl Bruce.
Dick served his country in the U.S. Navy. He married Betty J. Barrett on Valentine's Day, 1953, and she preceded him in death December 12, 2006. Dick was a machinist with Ford Motor Co. for over 30 years, retiring in 1991. He was a member of Hunter Road Bible Church.
Visitation will be Sunday, August 12, 2012, from 2:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. at Shirley Brothers Washing ton Memorial Chapel , 9606 E. Washington St. with funeral services Monday at 12 noon.
Dick is survived by his loving daughters, Sandy J. Oliva (Jorge) and Linda L. Bottoms; grandchildren, Megan J. and Richard W. Bottoms, Joel R. Alvarado and Victoria L. Oliva; siblings, Kenneth Bruce, Phyllis Ann Reder (Don) and Forrest Gene Bruce (Betty Jo); and several nieces and nephews. Three brothers and two sisters, also preceded him in death.
Memorial contributions may be made to the
and/or Hunter Road Bible Church.