Bruce A. FUITEN(1962 - 2014)

Bruce A. Fuiten

VIRDEN, IL - Bruce A. Fuiten, 52, of Virden, passed away Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014, at his home as the result of an accident.

He was born July 17, 1962 in Springfield, the son of Bud and Sue Allen Fuiten.

He was preceded in death by his father; a nephew, Hunter; and a niece, Kaylee Grigsby.

He married Lori Hardy on March 30, 2001.

Bruce graduated from U.I.S. with a bachelor's degree in Biology. He loved to play golf and had his first hole in one this year on #7 at Oak Leaf in Girard. He worked for the U.S. Postal Service as a rural mail carrier.

Surviving are his wife, Lori; two children, Blake and Sarah; mother, Sue McNaught; two sisters, Beth (Ed) Green of Sherman and Jennifer (Dan) Grigsby of Auburn; and one niece, Elizabeth Grigsby of Auburn.

Cremation rites were accorded.

Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. on Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014, at Virden Cemetery with Rev. Martin J. Kaufmann officiating. A celebration of life will follow at Edgewood Golf Club starting at noon.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to his children's education fund.

Bramley Funeral Home in Auburn is in charge of arrangements. Condolences may be left online at

Funeral Home

Bramley Funeral Home
550 E. Jackson Street Auburn, IL 62615
(217) 438-3288
Published in Print in The State Journal-Register on Aug. 12, 2014