John Joseph Bruce, Sr., 71, of Staunton, Virginia, passed away Monday, May 22, 2023, at Augusta Health, Fishersville. He was born November 11, 1951 in Washington, D. C., son of the late Robert Allen Bruce, Sr. and Mary Sarah Elwood Bruce.
John loved to play pool and cards and liked watching sports on TV, he particularly enjoyed football.
In addition to his parents he was also preceded in death by his son, Robert Allen Bruce, Jr.
Survivors include his two sons, John Bruce, Jr., and his girlfriend, Becky Fuller of Buford, Georgia and Carl Bruce of Staunton; his sister, Kathleen Bruce of Elkridge, Maryland; his brother, Michael Bruce of Hagerstown, Maryland; his sister, Kathleen Hubbard of Hagerstown, Maryland and three grandchildren, Brittni Bruce, Austin Bruce and Jonah Bruce.
A service will be planned for a future date in Maryland.
In lieu of flowers the family suggests contributions, in his memory, to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis TN 38105; Tel: 1-800-873-6983; Online: http://stjude.org/memorial
Charlton and Groome Funeral Home, Fishersville, Virginia, is serving the family.
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