A mass of Christian burial will be held on November 27 at 11 a.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Galliano for Daniel Martin Ardin Bruce, Sr., 67, a resident of Galliano and native of Golden Meadow, who died on November 23, 2012 at 6:50 a.m.
Visitation will be from 9 a.m. till 10:45 a.m. at Falgout Funeral Home in Galliano with services followed at 11 a.m. at the church. Burial will be at Cheramie Cemetery in Galliano.
He is survived by wife, Mary Plaisance Bruce for 47 years; sons, Daniel M. Bruce Jr. and wife Brandy, Paul A. Bruce; daughters, Donna B. Cheramie and husband Norah, Paula A. Bruce and companion Tim Cooper; grandchildren, Kailey Bruce, Kelsey Bruce, Norah John Cheramie, Jacob Bruce, Nicky Cheramie, Ryder Robbins, Jace Bruce, Reece Bruce; brothers, Bobby, Douglas, Bryan Bruce; sisters, Geraldine “Tenny” Esponge, Janice Semmes, Peggy Borne, Carolyn Bourgeois, Shena Delatte.
He was preceded in death by parents, Lester Bruce Sr. and Meona Bergeron Bruce; brothers, Larry, Carl, Wayne, Lester “Joe” Bruce Jr.
Daniel was a loving and dedicated husband, father, and grandfather who enjoyed his family to the fullest. He was a commercial fisherman who worked hard all his life to provide for his family. He loved to hunt and fish. He will be remembered by all as a man who knew no stranger and always put a smile on your face.
Posted on Mon, November 26, 2012