Bruce William Simcox
Born Feb. 19, 1952 in Des Monies, Iowa, Bruce passed away Dec. 28, 2013 in West Virginia after a short battle with organ failure.
Bruce moved with his family from Iowa to Bishop when he was 2. In the 1970s he and his mother moved to Long Beach, where he attended high school. After graduation, Bruce enlisted in the U.S. Navy. Through his adult life, he held various jobs, moving to West Virginia in May 2013.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Peggy and Bill; brother, Ross; sister, Terry; and nephews, Jim and Jason Mann.
Bruce is survived by his children; Christina and Zacary; grandchild, Kiera; sisters, Nikki (Jimmy) Hall and Christie Jarret; brother, Jerry (Liz) Simcox; and many nephews and nieces.
Military services were held Dec. 31 at the West Virginia National Veterans Cemetery in Grafton, W.V.
Donations to the VFW in Bruceâ€™s name would be appreciated.