IRWIN, Francis 'Bruce' William - Finally at peace, Bruce passed away with his beloved wife, Alma Cruise Irwin, by his side on April 16, 2017 at the age 75.
Son of the late Clarence and Doris Irwin.
Brother of Bonnie Boyes (Richard).
Predeceased by his first wife, Lorraine Lowery.
Bruce was the much loved and honorary father of Michael (Nita), Pamela, Peter Cruise (Deanna), Jeremy Cruise (Annie) and Justin Cruise (Nicole).
He was the proud Poppa of Trevor, Bradley, Caitlin, Gordon, Holt, Halsten and Tate.
Bruceter will be missed by his nieces and nephews. Retired as the Supervisor Ground Equipment Maintenance for Canadian Airlines in 1998. He was loved and greatly respected by so many people. He was a man of few words but his silence and that little smile spoke volumes.
His helpful nature was legendary, he could fix everything and he'd do anything for family and friends.
Bruce belonged to the Midland District Railroad Club where his help setting up for shows, tinkering with layouts and help renovating the clubhouse will be missed.
A Celebration of his life will be held on Friday, April 28th from 1-4 pm at the Midland Cultural Centre, Rotary Hall, 333 King St Midland.
Donations to a charity of your choice would be appreciated.