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Wednesday, April 17, 2019

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Ervin “Vin” Bruce, 86, a native and resident of Cut Off, passed away on Friday, June 8, 2018.

Visitation will be held from 9 a.m. until service time on Wednesday, June 13 at Our Lady of Prompt Succor Catholic Church in Golden Meadow. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 1 p.m. on Wednesday at the church with burial at Cheramie Cemetery in Galliano.

He is survived by his beloved wife of 66 years, Aline Adams Bruce; 5 children, Gail Chouest and husband, Danny, Melinda Adams and husband, Randy, Glynn Bruce and wife, Linda, Dwayne Bruce and wife, Dodie, and Ginger Curole and husband, Buddy; 5 grandchildren, Robert Chouest, Kurt Curole, Gavin Bruce, Nicholas Bruce, and Benjamin Bruce; and 3 great-grandchildren, Kinsleigh Chouest, Kolt Levi Curole, and Kruz John Curole.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Levy and Delphine Bruce; and 9 siblings, Lonia Callais, Emma Adams, Berna Lee, Gladys Adams, Velma Eymard, Natria “Nettie” Plaisance, Julia Hebert, Herman Bruce, and Marc Bruce.

He was a world-renowned Cajun music artist and loving husband, father, and grandfather who will be greatly missed.

In lieu of flowers, please make donations at in memory of Vin Bruce.

Falgout Funeral Home entrusted with arrangements.