Keith Bruce, of House Springs, Mo., was born Jan. 3, 1964, in Brawley, Calif., to Donnie and Sandra Faye Lindsey Bruce, and died June 17, 2008, in Fenton, Mo., at the age of 44 years, five months and 14 days
He is survived by his parents; his wife, Ann Bruce, of House Springs; five children, David Keith Bruce Jr., of Pacific, Mo., Taylor Renee Schmidt, of Imperial, Mo., Alexandria Juanitarose Kane, Jonathan Micheal Kane and Dalton David Bruce, all of House Springs; two grandchildren, Jeremiah David and Lucy Miley Sunshine Bruce; two brothers and one sister, Teresa Ladon Bruce and Bradley Duane Bruce and wife, Amy, all of House Springs and Mark Wayne Bruce and wife, Amy, of Dittmer, Mo.; several uncles, aunts, nieces, cousins and many other relatives and friends.
Keith was the grandson of the late Leo and Irene Bruce and the late Harvey and Nellie Lindsey, all of Senath, Mo.
Keith was a loving husband and father. He enjoyed riding horses (Rosie), flying planes, Nascar, running the muffler shop, taking Dalton to hockey practice and just being with his kids. He will be truly missed by all who knew and loved him.
Visitation was from 2 p.m. to 9 p.m., Friday, June 20, 2008, at the Chapel Hill Mortuary in Cedar Hil, Mo. Mass was held at 10 a.m., Saturday, June 21, at St. John's Catholic Church in Imperial, Mo.
Burial was in the Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens in Cedar Hill, Mo.