DEXTER - Steven Wayne Bruce, 49 of Washington State and Dexter, died suddenly June 26, 2016, the result of a tragic car crash. He was born July 18, 1966, in Kennewick, Washington, the son of Donald and Lucinda (Osborne) Bruce.
Steve enjoyed cooking and was a chef for many years in Lewiston. He graduated in June of 2015 from Wyotech in Pennsylvania with a degree in automotive repair and welding. He worked in lumber mills and did small engine repairs.
He enjoyed many things such as family time, boxing, four wheeling and paintballing. Steve was a caring compassionate man who would give the shirt off his back to anyone. He was a goofy guy that made everyone laugh.
Steve is survived by his mother, Lucinda Bruce of Idaho; three daughters, Tori Moulton of Dexter, Kayla Bruce and Fiancé Jake of Turner, and Lauren Bruce of Bangor; a grandson, Zerrick Roy; and a granddaughter, who he did not get to meet, Jayla Pelletier both of Turner; a sister, Tammy Nicely and husband, Richard of Idaho; a brother, Doug and wife, Diana of Washington State; nieces and nephews; lifelong friend, Daniel Ward of Lewiston; and many other friends and family members.
He was predeceased by his father Donald Bruce of Washington State.
Funeral services will be held 11 AM, July 9, 2016 at Crosby & Neal, 61 Main Street in Dexter, with Pastor Ray Beless officiating, followed by a gathering at 444 Upper Garland Road in Dexter. For an online guest register, go to www.CrosbyNeal.com.