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Bruce N.

February 8, 1930 – October 29, 2018

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Obituary for Bruce N. Goodrow

Springfield- Bruce N. Goodrow Sr., age 88, passed away surrounded by his loving family on Oct 29, 2018 at Wingate at East Longmeadow. He was born in Springfield on Feb 8, 1930 to the late George H. and Ruth E. (Fuller) Goodrow. Bruce retired as a firefighter for the City of Springfield where he received a commendation by Chief Raymond Boudet. He also worked many years with his brother at Bob’s Electronics in Hampden. Bruce sang in the church choir at First Park Memorial Baptist Church and also in local area groups the Melody Boys and Goodtime singers. He was an avid Red Sox Fan and was able to watch the Red Sox win the 2018 World Series with his son Clayton. Bruce’s passion was vacationing with his family at the beaches in Rhode Island. Bruce was predeceased by his wife Bernice (Howe) Goodrow who passed away in 2000. He leaves two sons, Clayton Goodrow and his wife Elena of Springfield and Bruce Goodrow of Westfield; one daughter Marilyn Goodrow of Chicopee; four grandchildren and nine great grandchildren. A Graveside Memorial Service will be held for Bruce on Mon, Nov 5, 2018 at 11 AM at Oak Grove Cemetery in Springfield. There are no calling hours.

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Service Information

Monday, November 5th, 2018 11:00am

Interment Information

Oak Grove
426 Bay Street
Springfield, MA