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Saxon Berners "Sax" Bruce
Birth: Oct. 1, 1889
Newport
Lincoln County
Oregon, USA
Death: Feb. 1, 1970
La Grande
Union County
Oregon, USA


Saxon Berners Bruce, 80, retired Union Pacific Railroad conductor of 1914 Second Street La Grande, Oregon, died Sunday, February 1, 1970 at St. Joseph Hospital, following a short illness.

Born October 1, 1889 in Newport, Oregon, Mr. Bruce had resided in La Grande, Oregon most of his life. He was a member of the LDS Church.

Survivors include his widow, Mrs. Pearl Rosenbaum Bruce, La Grande, Oregon; two sons, Morris Van Noy Bruce of Cheyenne, Wyoming, Saxon James (Jim) Bruce of Portland, Oregon; two daughters, Mrs. VonCeile (Vonnie) Shelley of Provo, Utah, Mrs. Evelyn Blaser, The Dalles, Oregon; 13 grandchildren, seven great grandchildren.

Funeral services will be Wednesday at 2 p.m. at the LDS Church (lower chapel). Bishop Richard G. Hiatt will officiate and burial will be in Hillcrest cemetery.

Dempsey's Funeral Home, is in charge of services and arrangements

Those who wish, may contribute to the LDS Primary Children's Hospital, Salt Lake City, Utah in memorial to Saxon B. Bruce.




 
 
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 Parents:
  Ronald Berners Bruce (1863 - 1890)
  Nora May Hubbard Staats (1869 - 1943)
 
 Spouse:
  Pearl Rosenbaum Bruce (1896 - 1990)*
 
 Children:
  Evelyn Bernice Bruce Blaser (1913 - 1996)*
  Saxon James Bruce (1917 - 1973)*
  Morris Van Noy Bruce (1921 - 1991)*
  VonCeile Bruce Shelley (1922 - 2012)*
 
 Sibling:
  George Robert Bruce (1886 - 1952)*
  Saxon Berners Bruce (1889 - 1970)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Hillcrest Cemetery
La Grande
Union County
Oregon, USA
Plot: Div. F Blk. 2 Lot 4 Space 3
 
Created by: Don Shelley
Record added: Mar 03, 2009
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Saxon Berners Sax Bruce
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Saxon Berners Sax Bruce
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Saxon Berners Sax Bruce
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 Added: Dec. 6, 2013
 
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