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June E. Bruce

June 6, 1924 ~ September 1, 2022 (age 98)


June Bruce (nee: Sabiers), 98 years of age, and a resident of Elyria, passed away September 1, 2022, at Mill Manor following a full life.

June was born June 6, 1924, in Amherst and resided there for 50 years before moving to Elyria. 

June was a member of the Amherst Congregational Church of Christ. Her greatest joy in life was taking care of her family and maintaining her home. She cherished her three children and deeply loved her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Survivors include her children, Sharon (Dave) Szczdulik of Amherst, NY, Terry (Rebecca) Bruce of Vermilion, and Peggy (Bob) Ebert of Cottonwood, AZ; her four grandchildren; and her seven great grandchildren. 

She was preceded in death by her four brothers; her husband of seventy years, William Bruce Jr.; and her parents August and Sarah Sabiers (nee: Hollingsworth).

Friends may call Sunday, September 4, 2022, from 1 p.m. until time of service at 2 p.m. at the Hempel Funeral Home. Private graveside services will be held by the family at a later date.  Rebroadcasting of services will be available at . The Rev. Brian Russell, pastor of Community Congregational U.C.C., will officiate.  

The family suggests that memorial contributions be made to Community Congregational U.C.C. 379 South Main Street Amherst, Ohio 44001.

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September 4, 2022

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Hempel Funeral Home
373 Ceveland Avenue
Amherst, OH 44001

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