Below is a listing of loved ones recently brought into our care. To view earlier notices, scroll to the bottom of this page or use the Search Obituaries feature below to find a friend or loved one. If you wish to extend condolences or share a memory, please feel free to submit an online condolence form found under the Memory Wall tab. Your remembrances and words of support and encouragement will also appear under the Memory Wall tab.

Check your settings when you are happy with your print preview press the print icon below.

Show Obituaries Show Guestbook Show Photos QR Code Print

Lawrence O'Neil Bruce

February 1, 1942 - January 5, 2023

Obituary Viewed 323 times

Subscribe to updates for Lawrence Bruce

Please choose your subscription settings below, you can unsubscribe through email at any time.

Email me when someone posts in the guestbook

Email me when an update is made to the obituary

Email me on the anniversary of passing


Lawrence O’Neil Bruce, age 80, passed away on Thursday, January 5, 2023 at Froedtert South Pleasant Prairie Hospital, surrounded by his loving family.

Born on February 1, 1942 in Freemont, IL to the late Cecil and Marie (Linstedt) Bruce. He graduated from Bradford High School. He was a graduate of Gateway Technical College with a degree in Industrial Marketing.

Lawrence proudly served his country in the United States Army as a Corporal.

Lawrence attended Pleasant Prairie Baptist Church.

On May 2, 1970 he was united in marriage to Mary Ann Kohlmeier. Their union was blessed with 52 years of marriage and four wonderful children.

Lawrence was employed as a machinist by Tri Clover and Alfa Laval until his retirement in 1999.

He belonged to the VFW, was a train collector, a sports enthusiast and loved to antique.

He will be dearly missed by his wife, Mary Ann; his children, Wendy (Corey) Hanes, Jenny (Dan) Sprung, Stephanie (Ray) Faccio and Matthew (Angie Corradini) Bruce; his grand-children, Lucas Sprung, Senah Hanes, Ethan Hanes, and Dylan Gunderson; his siblings, Kenny Bruce, Jenny Bruce and Peggy Cupp.

Lawrence was preceded in death by his parents.



Funeral Home Piasecki Funeral Home

Funeral services honoring Lawrence’s life will be held privately.

In lieu of flowers, memorial remembrances to Children’s Wisconsin, would be appreciated by the family.