Crissie Bruce, 78, of McDonald, went home peacefully, on Tuesday, November 17, 2020, surrounded by her loving family, in her home. She was born November 6, 1942, in McDonald, daughter of the Ernest and Lillian (Cox) Benard. Crissie was a member of Presbyterian Candor Church.
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Surviving are her husband of 63 years, James M. Bruce Sr., her children: James (Linda) Bruce Jr. of Oakdale, Wesley (Lisa) Bruce of Cecil, Tedddy Ray Bruce of McDonald, Beverly (Mark) McGary of Burgettstown and Brian Bruce of McDonald as well as grandchildren; Heather Jericho, Brandon McGary, and Wesley Bruce Jr., and many others, and great-grandchildren; Piper, Caleb, Ava and Skylar. She is also survived by her siblings: Lillie George of Oakdale, and Sue Turner of Carnegie.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her siblings: Ernest Benard, Walter Benard, Josephine McGinnis, Darlene Ervin, James Bernard and William Bernard.
Visitation will be held on Thursday, November 19, 2020, from 12:00 – 3:00 p.m. at Thomas-Little Funeral Service, Inc. at 314 Lincoln Avenue, McDonald, PA 15057 (724-926-2800).
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