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Bruce Gilbert Grimes
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Birth: Dec. 26, 1912
Cashmere
Chelan County
Washington, USA
Death: Apr. 16, 1997
Wenatchee
Chelan County
Washington, USA

m: Violet Pressley 9 May 1952 in Chelan Co, WA

Wenatchee World - April 18, 1997
Cashmere

Bruce Gilbert Grimes, 84, of Cashmere, passed away Wednesday, April 16, 1997, at Central Washington Hospital.

He was born on Dec. 26, 1912, in Cashmere, to Clarence and Della (Deakins) Grimes. He was raised in Cashmere and graduated from high school there.

Bruce spent three years in the U.S. Army, serving in New Guinea and Japan during World War II. He loved to fish, and spent his retirement years with his buddies Bade Farmer and George Hatfield at Fish Lake. When not fishing he raised a large garden.

Bruce is survived by his wife, Dorlis Grimes, at home; stepson Donald Norris, Lincoln, Calif.; stepdaughter Debbie Foreman, Cashmere; five grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by two brothers.

Memorials may be made in Bruce's name to the American Legion Post No. 64, Cashmere. At Bruce's request there will be no services. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Clarence Procter Grimes (1879 - 1939)
  Della Deakins Grimes (1884 - 1964)
 
 Spouse:
  Violet Lobelia Henson Grimes (1921 - 2002)
 
 Sibling:
  Bruce Gilbert Grimes (1912 - 1997)
  Howard Deakins Grimes (1914 - 1974)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cashmere Cemetery
Cashmere
Chelan County
Washington, USA
 
Created by: Teresa
Record added: Jun 14, 2009
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Bruce Gilbert Grimes
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 Added: Jul. 9, 2009
 
 
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