Petersen, Bruce Edward, age 50, of Plantation, FL. passed away on Monday, December 3, 2012. Born on September 24, 1962. He was a resident of Elk Grove Village for approximately 24 years before moving to Broward County, FL. He attended Elk Grove Village High School and University of Illinois, Champaign. Bruce was a high school mathematics teacher for over 25 years in Florida at various high schools, the last one being at Cypress Bay High School, Weston, FL, and received an award a few years ago for being the best high school mathematics teacher in Broward County. He was preceded in death by both sets of grandparents, his father Ronald F. Petersen; as well as an uncle, William E. Nehring. He is survived by his mother, Anita Petersen; brother, Greg; sister, Carol his aunt, Marlys (Edward) Lindquist and a niece and two nephews. There will be a short memorial service Wednesday, December 12, 2012 at the auditorium of Cypress Bay High School in Weston at 6:00PM. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to
. Arrangements by T.M.Ralph Plantation Funeral Home. 7001 NW 4 Street, Plantation, FL. 33317. 954-587-6888 http://www.tmralph.com/
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Published in Sun-Sentinel on Dec. 12, 2012