Bruce Edward Klimek

Sept. 12, 1964 - Feb. 21, 2014
SOUTH BEND - Bruce Edward Klimek, 49, of South Bend, IN passed away 5:18 p.m. on Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Signature Healthcare of South Bend. He was born on September 12, 1964 in South Bend, IN to Walter E. and Irene L. (Isgrigg) Klimek Jr. Bruce is survived by two daughters, Rebecca S. Klimek of Mishawaka and Rachel L. (Adan) Vickers of Nederland, TX; son, Christopher M. Klimek of South Bend; mother Irene L. Klimek of South Bend, IN; sister, Julie A. (Jeffery) Smith of Granger, IN and brother, James N. (Lori) Klimek of Mishawaka, IN. He is also survived by many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his father, Walter E. Klimek Jr. Bruce was a lifelong area resident. He graduated from Washington High School. Bruce worked in shipping and receiving at Copper and Brass Company in Elkhart, IN. He was a very active member of Sonlight Fellowship Wesleyan Church and enjoyed studying the Bible. A memorial service will be held at 7:00 p.m. on Monday, February 24, 2014 at the Sonlight Fellowship Wesleyan Church, 3702 S. Michigan Street, South Bend. Rev. Greg Holmes, pastor of Sonlight Fellowship, will officiate. Friends may visit with the family one hour prior to services at the church on Monday. Palmer Funeral Home-Guisinger Chapel, South Bend is assisting with funeral arrangements. Contributions in memory of Bruce Edward Klimek may be offered to Southern Care Hospice, 310 W. McKinley, Suite 340, Mishawaka, IN 46545 or Sonlight Fellowship Wesleyan Church, 3702 S. Michigan St., South Bend, IN 46614. Online condolences may be offered to the family at www.palmerfuneralhomes.com

Funeral Home

Palmer Funeral Homes - Guisinger Chapel
3718 South Michigan Street South Bend, IN 46614
(574) 291-5880

Published in South Bend Tribune on Feb. 24, 2014