|Birth: ||Sep. 16, 1909|
|Death: ||Feb. 1, 2000|
SUNBURY - Beatrice F. Bruce, 90, of 800 Court Street Circle, Sunbury, died at 1:55 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 1, 2000, at Manor Care, where she had been a patient for three years.
Born Sept. 16, 1909, in Reedsville, she was a daughter of the late Alfred and Rhoda (Shawber) Traxler. Her husband, Theodore Bruce, died in February of 1952.
Surviving are: daughters, Mrs. Eugene (Geraldine J.) Leitner and Francis E. Martin, both of Shamokin Dam, Beatrice M. Hontz, Stonington, and Mrs. Douglas (Carol R.) Ammon, Point Township; eight grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by an infant daughter, Emma L. Bruce, and brothers and sisters, Stella, Anna, Helen, Rhoda, Hazel, Bruce, John, Merle, Dorse and Walter.
She worked in the dietary department of Sunbury Community Hospital for 30 years before retiring in 1984.
She was a member of Bethany Evangelical Church, Sunbury.
She enjoyed reading and needlework.
Services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday at David T. Zweier Funeral Home Inc. with the Rev. Brian Desautels officiating. Interment will be in Lutheran Church Cemetery, Yeagertown.
Family will receive friends from 9 a.m. until the time of services Thursday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to American Cancer Society or the Alzheimers Association of Northeastern Pennsylvania, 1013 Mumma Road, Suite 303, Lemoyne, PA 17043.
Theodore Bruce (1905 - 1952)*
Yeagertown Lutheran Cemetery
Created by: Jesse Davis
Record added: Jun 13, 2011
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