Bruce A. Mortimer, age 63 of Cridersville, died at 4:40 a.m., Sunday, September 18, 2016 in the Intensive Care Unit of St. Rita’s Medical Center. He was born October 12, 1952 in Allen County, Ohio to the late Edgar L. Mortimer and Mary Irene Marshall Mortimer Huber. He married Marsha N. Winemiller, who survives in Cridersville.
Bruce was a retired district manager with the Lima News.
Survivors also include 2 sons – Joshua D. (Teresa) Mortimer of Lima; Jeremy D. (Ashley) Mortimer of Chesapeake, VA; a daughter – Miranda M. van Rooyen of Wapakoneta; 6 grandchildren – Zachary, Jacob, Korben, Austin, Annabelle, and Lane; 2 brothers – Douglas Mortimer of Lima; Thomas (Roxanne) Mortimer of KY; 2 sisters – Juanita (Jim) Baker of Marietta, OH: and Karen (Bruce) Basinger of Lima; and his four- legged children – Maggie, Mia, Jack, and Ebby.
memorial service will begin 8:00 p.m., Friday, September 23, 2016 at Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, Cridersville.
The family will receive friends 4:00 – 8:00 p.m., Friday, at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Humane Society.
Date: Friday, September 23, 2016
Time: 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm