McDonald: Bruce LeRoy a resident of Petrolia passed away peacefully with his family by his side on Wednesday, August 8, 2012 at CEE of Bluewater Health, Petrolia. He was born in Petrolia son of the late Nelson and Norma (Bell) McDonald. Beloved husband of 47 years to Linda (Gibson) McDonald. Loving dad of Tracey Larsen (Jeff) and their daughter McKenna of Mooretown and Lorrie Rutherford (Joe) of Point Edward. Much loved and cherished grandpa of Brad Anderson (Kelly) of Oil Springs. Also survived by one brother Lee McDonald (Connie) of Rutherford; four sisters Carole Cernanec (Stan) of Chatham, Dolores Pugh (Stu) of Charing Cross, Marlene Harvey (Harold) of Plum Point, Newfoundland and Catherine (Harry Thompson) of Carp; brother-in-law Bill Gibson (Barb) of Dresden and sister-in-law Jean Arbour of Chatham. Sadly missed by several nieces and nephews. He is predeceased by son-in-law Jim Anderson (1998) and niece Teri Craig (1994). The McDonald family will receive friends at the Badder Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 679 North Street, Dresden on Monday, August 13, 2012 from 1 p.m. until the time of the memorial service at 2 p.m. Donations may be made at the funeral home by cheque to CEE of Bluewater Health. Online donations and condolences may be left at


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