August 28, 2010
August 28, 2010
Obituary of Bruce MacLeod
MacLeod, Bruce Alexander
AUGUST 30,1923 - AUGUST 28, 2010
Bruce died peacefully at Princess Gardens, Peterborough on Saturday, August 28th, 2010.
Much loved husband of Nancy (nee Cox) for 60 years. Cherished father of Dianne Kelly (Gary), the late Lynda Corey (Robert) and Bryan MacLeod (Anne). Loving grandfather of Christopher, Allison, Michael and Scott Kelly, Emma, Connor and Fiona MacLeod. Bruce was born and raised in Toronto. After completing his wartime service with the Royal Canadian Navy Bruce returned to University of Toronto where he obtained his Engineering degree in 1948. Most of his working career was spent in the Petroleum industry, primarily with BP Canada and later Petro Canada from where he retired. Bruce and Nancy were long time residents of Pointe Claire, Quebec and Toronto before retiring to Peterborough in 1987 where they enjoyed many years of happy retirement together. Bruce along with Nancy were active members of Peterborough Golf Club as well as the Meadows Golf Club in Sarasota, Florida where they spent many enjoyable winters. Bruce and Nancy were also avid adventurers in their retirement, having experienced many of the great sights and sounds of the world.
A memorial service will be held at Princess Gardens (100 Charlotte Street) Peterborough on Tuesday, August 31st. Visitation at 1:00 p.m. followed by a service and reception. Private family interment at Mount Pleasant Cemetery on Wednesday, September 1st. If desired directions to services, condolences to the family and donations to the Canadian Cancer Society may be made at: www.CommunityAlternative.ca or by calling Community Alternative Funeral Home at 705-742-1875
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