Kelly Bruce

Obituary of Kelly Leonard Bruce

Kelly Leonard Bruce passed away at the University of Alberta hospital in Edmonton AB on May 30, 2023, at the age of 57 years. Kelly was born in Winnipeg, MB, to parents Leonard and Shirley Bruce.

He was a hard worker in mechanical work, and always enjoyed spending time with family and his children. He was an amazing father, son, brother, and good friend. There are no words to explain how much he will be missed and all the love he had.

Kelly is survived by his wife Ruby; five children Ashley, Jessica, Emma, Melissa, and Kevin, as well as three grandchildren; parents Leonard and Shirley Bruce; sisters Bev and Sharon; brothers-in-law Richard and Steve; brothers Perry and Darcy; and sisters-in-law Andrea and Tracy. He will also be missed in the hearts of numerous nieces, nephews, extended family members and friends. He was predeceased by his brother Cary Bruce in September of 2021.

A private family gathering to honor Kelly’s life will be held. Condolences to Kelly’s family may be emailed to Please indicate “Bruce” in the subject line.

Arrangements in care of

Meaningful Memorials Funeral Service

A locally owned cremation and funeral provider

serving Red Deer and all of Central Alberta


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