Bruce C. Sanson, 59

Bruce Christopher Sanson, 59, of Auburn, died at 10:30 a.m., Monday, October 5, 2015, at his home in Auburn. 

He was born March 19, 1956, in Wabash, to Russell and Wilodene (Kemery) Sanson.

Bruce was a 1975 graduate of Manchester High School.  He was a truck driver for US Express in Springfield, Ohio, for 24 years.  He enjoyed bowling, playing minature golf, and spending time with his family.

He is survived by his daughter, Christina Adams, and two grandchildren, Maria Taylor and Christopher Taylor, all of North Manchester; brother, Nick (Beth) Sanson of North Manchester, two sisters, Loretta (Todd) Smith of North Manchester, and Rose (Tim) O'neill of Greenfield; nieces and nephews, Michelle (Jason) Downham and Nicole (Josh) Coon, both of Wabash, Alex Sanson, Ryan Smith, and Russell Smith, all of North Manchester, and Diane O'Neill of Chicago. 

He was preceded in death by his parents.

A memorial service will be 6 p.m., Friday, Oct. 16, 2015, at Grandstaff-Hentgen Bender Chapel, 207 W. Main St, North Manchester, with Pastor J.P. Freeman officiating.  Friends may call 4-6 pm Friday at the funeral home.

Preferred memorial is Wabash County Cancer Society.


Posted on 2015 Oct 13