Bruce G. SMITH
Wendel and Loecher Funeral Home - Lancaster
27 Aurora Street
Lancaster, NY
SMITH - Bruce G.
Of Lancaster NY, November 22, 2021. Beloved husband of Martha "Betsy"; loving father of Brian (Shaohan), Beth Cooper, and Bret (Robin); dearest Papa of Ryan, Miranda, Jack, and Addison. Family will receive relatives and friends at the WENDEL AND LOECHER, INC., FUNERAL HOME, 27 Aurora St., Lancaster, Friday, from 2-6 PM. Bruce was a math teacher at Lancaster Middle School for 34 years, affiliated with NYSUT and AFT. He was former treasurer and president of the LCTA, and former president of the Good Neighbors Credit Union; also a lifelong racing fan. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made online to Condolences at

Published by Buffalo News on Nov. 24, 2021.
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We were sorry to hear of Bruce's passing. You will be in our thoughts during this difficult time.
John and Karen Wahl
November 29, 2021
Dear Betsy and family. I just heard of Bruce´s passing. I´m so sorry. I remember fondly your trip to Virginia for my wedding. And Bruce´s mom was my favorite great aunt. May you find strength in your memories.
Cathy Carr Ale
November 27, 2021
For the last 35 years, I have fondly remembered Mr. Smith as one of my favorite teachers. I learned a lot from him and appreciate his dedication to his students and his great sense of humor in class. My thoughts and prayers are with all of his loved ones.
Kerry Watson
November 27, 2021
I am so sorry to hear of Bruce's passing. I am sure that John met Bruce at the pearly gates.
Mary Szatkowski
November 27, 2021
Beth and Family, I´m so sorry to hear about the loss of your Father. Bruce was a great teacher and a great man. He will be missed. My thoughts and prayers are with you during this most difficult time.
Tim Schaefer
November 26, 2021
We are so very sad for your loss. You are in our prayers as you find peace at this difficult time.
Sharleen Dunbar
November 26, 2021
It is with great sadness that I learn of the passing of a colleague from the Lancaster family. My deepest sympathy to family and friends.
Bill Krieger
Bill Krieger
November 25, 2021
Betsy and Family, So sorry for your loss. All of you are in my thoughts and prayers. You will always have wonderful memories of your years together. Family, Faith and Friends are wonderful help. Again , my Sympathy to all of you. Emmy Lou Endres Hess
Emmylou Hess
November 25, 2021
Dear Mrs. Smith, Brian, Beth and Brett, may God’s leave be with you in this difficult time. We grieve with you. The Giglio’s
Chris Giglio
November 24, 2021
My thoughts and prayers go to the entire Smith family. Mr Smith has left great memories as a soccer coach for Lancaster.
Ken Spellman
November 24, 2021
Betsy and family, so sorry for your loss. My deepest sympathy. God Bless.
Beverly Jarnot
November 24, 2021
Dear Betsy and family,
My deepest sympathy for your loss of Bruce. Wishing you strength and comfort through this difficult time.
Linda Seeger
November 24, 2021
To Betsy, Beth and the Smith Family, please accept my sincere condolences for the passing of Bruce. He was a wonderful teacher and friend and will be sady missed.
Bill Schroeder
November 23, 2021
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