Bruce Rusnell

May 20, 1935 - September 24, 2010 

Bruce Rusnell

May 20, 1935 - September 24, 2010 

Obituary for Bruce Rusnell

RUSNELL, Walter Bruce

Born May 20, 1935 to Ira and Lovina Rusnell, passed away unexpectedly and quickly on Friday, September 24, 2010, in Toronto. Bruce was a gentle, kind, loving and compassionate man, an entrepreneur, gourmet cook, avid gardener, nature lover and good friend to many. He will be greatly missed by his dear friend, Elva Walther, by his children Dan, Joanne (Lee Bilan) and Dave (Caroline), grandchildren Greg, Ben, Eden, Chris and Jeremy, great-grandchildren Anderson, Rebecca and Vanessa, his brother Ken and sister Betty Maye, and many other family members and friends. Family and friends are invited to a reception to celebrate Bruce’s life on Saturday, October 30, 2010, from 1:30 – 4:30 p.m, at the Garden Hall, Toronto Botanical Garden, 777 Lawrence Avenue East, Toronto. Tributes and reminiscences will commence at 2:30. If you wish to make a donation in Bruce’s memory, please consider a children’s or environmental charity of your choice. If desired, condolences to the family and donations may be made at www.CommunityAlternative.ca or by calling COMMUNITY ALTERNATIVE FUNERAL HOME at 705-742-1875.

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