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Bruce Moffitt

Jan 6, 2021

Bruce Moffitt

Bruce Michael Moffitt, the son of Clarence and Gladys (Aylward) Moffitt, was born on July 28, 1956 in Estherville, Iowa. Bruce died Sunday, January 3, 2021 at his home in Spencer at the age of 64 years.

A come and go memorial visitation will be held from 1-5pm Friday, January 8, 2021 at Henry Olson Funeral Chapel with a brief memorial service at 3pm. Pastor Doug Burton is officiating.

Bruce married Mary Jane Origer on May 15, 1982 in Estherville, Iowa. He worked for New Dawn Foods, Morrell, and AgChem in Estherville before the couple moved to Pillager, Minnesota where he worked for Manions Lumber. After Bruce retired, the couple moved back to Spencer.

In his younger years, Bruce enjoyed his 1970’s Challenger, wrestling, and horses. Most recently, Bruce loved his dogs, and his family, most importantly, his grandbabies. He would do anything for his family. He was very dedicated to his parents, helping them any way he could.

Left to cherish his memory is his wife, Mary Jane Moffitt, of Spencer; his children, Branden (Trista) Moffitt, of St. Cloud, Minnesota, Katie (Mike) Page, of Graettinger, Iowa, Brigette (Steven) Lytle, of Spencer, Iowa, and Kirstin Welhousen of Spencer, Iowa; Eleven grandchildren; honorary family member, Brian Zak; siblings, Maureen Sifert, of Estherville, Steve (Dawn) Moffitt, of Estherville, Jim (Carol) Moffitt, of Estherville, Jerry (Becky) Moffitt, of Sauk Centre, MN, Paul (Shirley) Moffitt, of Estherville, Roger Moffitt, of Ames and Bryan (Anne) Moffitt, of Estherville.

Bruce is preceded in death by his parents, Clarence and Gladys (Aylward) Moffitt, and nephews, Dallas Moffitt, Mo Moffitt and Randall Moffitt.

Online condolences may be left for Bruce’s family at HenryOlsonFuneral.com