Bruce Wells

Obituary of Bruce John Wells

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Bruce J Wells, 78, of Rome passed away Friday, September 9, 2016 at St. Luke's Hospital. Born in Jersey City, NJ, son of Joseph R Wells and Evelyn Donnenworth Sybel. Bruce was united in marriage to Jane M. Wells December 10, 1955 in Bayonne, NJ. As a Vietnam veteran and a retired Major and pilot from the USAF, Bruce and Jane settled in Rome in 1976. He is survived by his sister Beverly Bazerque of FL, his half-sister Joanne Wells, half-brother Joseph Wells both of Bayonne, NJ; three children Deborah J Wells of Utica, Lynn A Robinson and Bird of Rochester, NY and Richard A Wells and his wife Susan of Boone, NC.; seven grandchildren, Ryan and Jared Wells, Eric and Jonathan Robinson, and Katelyn, Emma and Molly Wells; three great-grandchildren McKenzie, Weston, and Lucca. Heartfelt thanks to the staff of ICU at St. Luke's Hospital with a special thanks to Gerry Love MD and Christopher Max MD for their extra efforts in the care and friendship of our beloved father. A family and friends reception will be held Saturday, September 16 from 2-4 pm at Strong Burns & Sprock Funeral Home, 7751 Merrick Road, Rome, NY. With a brief memorial service immediately following. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Disabled Veterans of Rome and the CF Foundation of Central NY
Saturday
24
September

Visitation at Funeral Home

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Saturday, September 24, 2016
Strong Burns & Sprock Funeral Home
7751 Merrick Road
Rome, New York, United States
Saturday
24
September

Memorial

4:00 pm
Saturday, September 24, 2016
Strong-Burns & Sprock Funeral Home
7751 Merrick Road
Rome, New York, United States