Bruce G. Steele
Passed away Thursday, November 30, 2017 at Norton Women's and Children's Hospital, Louisville, KY.
Bruce was born on June 15, 1929 in Lebanon Junction, KY to Oscar and Hazel Steele. He grew up in Louisville with 2 sisters, Wilma and Dorotha.
He served in the Navy during World War II aboard the U.S.S. Los Angeles. After his discharge he went to work for LG&E. It was there that he met Regina Anne Robertson and they were married on April 15, 1950. He went to work for E.I. DuPont Co. and retired from there after working over 30 years. He and Regina were busy raising 6 children.
After retirement they enjoyed boating and spending time at the lake. They also enjoyed taking road trips and going on bus tours. Bruce and Anne also enjoyed having their children and grandchildren and other family members to join them at their home for grand Holiday celebrations throughout the year.
He was preceded in death by his parents, 2 sisters and son-in-law, Bill.
Bruce is survived by his wife, Regina Anne, his 6 children, Jamie (Frank), Bud (Donna), Kim, Lauren, Jeff (Donna) and Chris (Missy). Also surviving are his 12 grandchildren, Sean, Kristen, Martina, Angela, Michael, Jeffrey, Ryan, Eddy, Aubrey, Daniel, Courtney and Mallory. Surviving are his 7 great-grandchildren, Axel, Ayla, Shane, Jessica, Lauren, Shindhu and Amelia.
His funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 AM on Monday, December 4, 2017 at St. Bernard Catholic Church, 7500 Tangelo Drive, with burial to follow in Calvary Cemetery. Visitation will be 3 - 8 PM on Sunday, December 3, 2017 at Ratterman & Sons Funeral Home, 3800 Bardstown Road.
Memorial donations may be made to the Disabled American Veterans or Wounded Warrior Program. Online condolences may be directed to www.ratterman.com.
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