Bruce Loomis, 91, of La Jolla, California, died April 10, 2012. He was born on November 2, 1920, in Granby, Connecticut, the fourth child of Helen Bruce Loomis and James Lee Loomis. |
After graduating from the Westminster School and Yale University, he served as a weatherman in the U.S. Army, and then worked as an agent at Connecticut Mutual Life Insurance Company until his retirement. After retiring, he continued to enjoy his life-long hobbies. One could often find him tending to his beautiful roses, or out on the fairway, brandishing his trusty seven iron.
Preceded in death by his wife, Mary (Molly) Brookings Loomis, Bruce is survived by three stepdaughters. He also leaves behind three sons, two daughters and their mother, Jerome Prouty Loomis. He had 17 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren.
A private memorial service is planned.
Published in La Jolla Light on Apr. 26, 2012