Patricia Ryan Bruce, age 91, went to be with our Lord on Monday, April 20, 2020. Patricia was born on October 18, 1928 in Proctor, Vermont to William and Minnie Ryan
Patricia married James Bruce (predeceased August 1976), on October 21,1946 in Norfolk, Virginia. Out of this union between Patricia and James was born 7 children, Trina McCoy (Rick), Linda Cromlish (Richard), Mary Wilkerson (Edward), Trudi Aldrich, and William Bruce (Penny). She is predeceased by two sons, Kim Bruce and Scott Bruce. Patricia is survived by 20 grandchildren, 13 great grandchildren and 3 great great grandchildren.
James was in the military and Patricia and family traveled around the United States until settling in Orlando, FL in June of 1959.
She worked for the Orlando Housing Authority as a social service aide prior to her retirement.
Patricia loved good food and socializing and had a smile that would light up a room.
A private service will be held on Thursday, April 23, 2020 with the immediate family. Interment will be at Greenwood Cemetery in Orlando, FL.
Arrangements are being handled by Carey Hand Colonial Funeral Home at 2811 Curry Ford Rd., Orlando, FL 32806
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