Bruce W. McCollaum

  • "You are the brightest Light,I love you Dad"
    - linda johnson
  • "Dear Linda, I just can not believe that it's been five..."
    - Carroll Rothenberg
  • "Daddy,I can't Believe 5 years have past,I miss you so much..."
    - Linda Johnson
  • "Bruce- It was a pleasure having the opportunity to know you..."
    - Carroll Anne DeGuenther-Rothenberg

Bruce W. McCollaum, 71, of Bradenton, died Feb. 12, 2007. Born Aug. 29, 1935, in New York, N.Y., he moved to Bradenton in 2002 from New Jersey. He was a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps and U.S. Air Force, serving in Korea and Vietnam. He was a member of the Elks, Moose, American Legion, and St. Bernard Catholic Church. Survivors include wife, Barbara McNally; son, Bruce W., Jr., of Tailand; daughter, Linda Johnson, of New Jersey; stepdaughter, Janelle Campbell, of New Jersey; and four grandchildren. Memorial Mass is 11a.m., Friday, Feb. 23, at St. Bernard Catholic Church, 248 S. Harbor Dr., Holmes Beach. Arrangements by Brown and Sons Funeral Homes, 26th Street Chapel. Memorial donations may be made to Our Daily Bread, P.O. Box 9544, Bradenton, FL 34206.
Published in The Bradenton Herald on Feb. 17, 2007