Edith Vera Bruce, Mother of Three, Dies
Edith Vera Bruce, 34, 3 Park circle, died at her home early Friday morning of pneumonia following an illness of ten days. She had been a resident of Council Bluffs for two years.
She is survived by her husband Walter Bruce, salesman for Maytag Washing Machine company, and three daughters, Maurine, 13, Betty, 10 and Marilyn, 4, all living at home.
The body was removed to Cutler's funeral home.
-Daily Nonpareil (Council Bluffs, IA), Friday, January 3, 1930, page 9
Funeral services for Mrs. Edith Vera Bruce, 3 Park circle, were held Sunday afternoon at Cutler's Funeral home. Music was furnished by Mr. and Mrs. J. W. Beardsley. Rev. J. R. Perkins of the First Congregational church officiated. The body was shipped to Centerville, S. D., for interment.
-Daily Nonpareil (Council Bluffs, IA), Monday, January 6, 1930, page 7
Walter Elihu Bruce
1893–1978 (m. 1916)