Bruce G. Algier Jr.
Gaffney-Dolan Funeral Home
59 Spruce St.
Westerly, RI
WESTERLY - Bruce G. Algier Jr., 41, of Westerly, died Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2017 at his home.

Bruce was a master sheet metal contractor and a passionate Patriots and Red Sox fan. In his youth, you could find him at the baseball field, beginning with Little League, with his father as his coach, after which he advanced to Babe Ruth League. He was an avid dirt bike rider for Team Yamaha and enjoyed many hours at the motocross track.

His big heart, ability to make people laugh, and beautiful smile will be remembered by all.

He is survived by his, son Colton Algier; his mother, Marietta O'Donnell; his father, Bruce Algier Sr. and wife, Angela; his sister, Corinn Algier Miner (Mark); his sister, Alisha Algier; Josh Longo (Jackie); his paternal grandmother, Dorothy Algier; his nieces and nephews, Devin, Jayce, Aurora and Zoe; and his uncles, aunts, and cousins. He was predeceased by his maternal grandparents, Maurice and Josephine Longo; and his paternal grandfather, Louis Algier.

Visiting hours will be held on Wednesday, Feb. 8 from 2 to 4 p.m. at Gaffney-Dolan Funeral Home, 59 Spruce St., Westerly. Relatives and friends are invited. Funeral service and burial will be private and held at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations in Bruce's memory be sent to The Colton Algier Fund, c/o Westerly Community Credit Union, 122 Granite St., Westerly, RI 02891. For online condolences, please visit
Published by The Westerly Sun from Feb. 5 to Mar. 4, 2017.
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I am so sorry for your loss. May you find strength and comfort through prayer. 1 Thessalonians 5:17.
February 28, 2017
May prayers strengthen the Algiers family and memories comfort you during this difficult time. Psalms 29:11
February 23, 2017
Marietta, How very sorry I am to read this. Please know I am thinking of you.
Susan (Dinoto) Slone
February 16, 2017
My condolences marieta, Rest In Peace Bruce
John Gordon
February 14, 2017
Very sorry for the family's loss as I know it's hard but memories will last a life time. God bless.
Mark Cheli
February 8, 2017
Words cannot express how deeply saddened I am by the loss of Bruce. Bruce enlightened my soul and my mind with insight that I will use for the rest of my life. I have been blessed just to have met Bruce. May you all have peace in your hearts through this time and forever.
Laura Reale
February 7, 2017
So sorry for your loss. Prayers to you and your family.
heather sweet
February 6, 2017
Please accept my condolences to your family
Suzanne Flint
February 6, 2017
Marietta, Bruce, Families,
We are so sorry to hear of your loss.
Jim and Marie Congdon
February 6, 2017
bruce and marietta...praying that god and your family help you thru this tough time
joe shea
February 5, 2017
My thoughts and prayers go out you and your family.
Sandy Savadyga
February 5, 2017
My thoughts are with the family during this difficult time. I hope that the promise in 1 Thessalonians 4:14 can bring comfort. Knowing that there is a hope for our love ones lost in death can be reassuring.
February 5, 2017
My sincere condolences on the passing of Bruce Jr. May God have Mercy on his Soul and may he Rest in Peace.
Michael Dipollino
February 5, 2017
To the Algier family so sorry for your loss
Suzanne Flint
February 5, 2017
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