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Donald R. Bruce

Norfolk - Donald Robert Bruce, 75, passed away Saturday, February 1, 2014 at his residence. He was predeceased by his wife of 45 years Judith V. Bruce January 25, 2014. Donald was born in San Diego, CA of the late Donald E and Helen Bruce. He was also predeceased by his wife's father and mother Leonard and Virginia Reilly. One brother Phillip Bruce.

Donald was a veteran of the USAF and USN as an Aviation Technician. He spent the rest of his life as an electronics Technician. Don enjoyed making and flying model airplanes, Hamm radio, fishing and golf throughout his life.

He is survived by his daughters, Kathleen Crews of Norfolk, Lorraine McGraw of Chesapeake, Debra and Patrick Manley of Va. Beach, Sons, Daniel and Sue Bruner of Lansing, MI, Danny and Paula Bruce of Salisbury, MD, Matthew Bruce of Salisbury, MD and Robert Bruce Stephens of Ivor, Va. Nine grandchildren and nine great- grandchildren

There will be a combined committal service to lay them to rest on May 17, 2014 at Forest Lawn cemetery at 1 pm. Family and friends are welcomed to join the family in the celebration of life of our parents for a cookout and games after services. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.smithandwilliamsnorfolk.com.

Published in The Virginian Pilot on Feb. 16, 2014
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