Bruce passed away with his family by his side on Sunday June 24, 2018 at Moog and Friends Hospice House. He was a dedicated man, business man, athlete and volunteer. Bruce met the love of his life, Lynn Thompson, when he was 16 years old. They married in 1980 and had two children; Lindsey and Chris. As an athlete, Bruce kept himself incredibly fit, participating in the Ultra 520k Endurance Triathlon a couple of times, along with completing multiple Ironman triathlons and other events. He involved himself in community projects, like the Peach City Classic Triathlon and the Penticton Challenge. Bruce also worked for positive change in his community. He put his money where his mouth was, not just for his developments and helping create change, but also volunteering on several city committees. Bruce made such an impact on our community and those that were lucky enough to know him. Bruce is survived by his wife Lynn, his son Chris and daughter Lindsey. Two grandchildren; Lola and Jacklyn, as well as his mother Gisela, sister; Gitta and brother; Jim. Bruce is survived by numerous nieces and nephews and other family.
A Celebration of Life will be held Monday July 2, 2018 from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm at the Penticton Lakeside Resort and Conference Centre East Ballroom at 21 Lakeshore Drive W. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Moog and Friends Hospice House or a charity of your choice.