After a valiant battle on Wednesday, October 17, 2018. Much loved partner of Ruth. Much loved father and father-in-law of Todd and Jenna, Daniel and Ruby, and the late Kerry-Dawn. Adored grandfather of Blayke, and Louis. A very well respected and much loved mentor to many young sportspeople. Messages c/o PO Box 10345, Christchurch 8145. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Cancer Society can made online at or at the service. A celebration of Bruce’s life will be held in the Ferry Park Chapel at 297 Ferry Road, on Wednesday, October 24, at 11am. Private cremation thereafter.