Henry Veril Laverson Bruce, 89, of Union, passed away on Sunday, April 7, 2019 at his residence. At his request, there will be no service.
Henry was born on December 5, 1929 in Chico, California to Jesse John and Mildred Minnie (Bennett) Bruce. He was raised in Chico with a love of the outdoors. He met Dorothy Rylander and they married on September 18, 1935 in Reno, Nevada.
Henry and Dorothy moved to Union in 1987 from Milwaukie, Oregon. His love of the outdoors included hunting and fishing. They traveled to Alaska a number of summers to enjoy fishing with his son and family. He also loved the time he spent with his grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Henry is survived by his wife, Dorothy; son, Curtis Bruce (Elizabeth) of Ketchikan, AK; grandson, Michael Bruce (Megan) of Helena MT and great grandchildren twins Elaine and Barron Bruce and granddaughter Margaret Bruce Zillah, WA.