Bruce Patton Boyle, 65, of Plattsburg, MO passed away July 23, 2017. He was born June 13, 1952 in Kansas City, MO to the late Robert LeRoy and Armella Carmen (Roth) Boyle.
Bruce worked for Johnson Controls/Ruan Transportation in St. Joseph for 30 years before retiring. Before starting his career, Bruce served his country in the United States Army during the Vietnam War and was honorably discharged in 1978. He was a family man and worked hard to support his family. He had a love for fishing and music.
Bruce was preceded in death by 2 brothers, David Boyle and Glenn Boyle and a sister, Sharon Boyle.
Those left to cherish his memory include his wife of 29 years, Christina Boyle; children, Dominic Ancona, Rachel (Dana “Red”) Laursen, Diana Boyle, Dusty Boyle; grandchildren, Nickolas Katiraee, Eric Johnson, Cameron Rozell, Makenzie Rozell, Jadus Carnell, Sira Kelly, Paedra Boyle; siblings, Craig (Patty) Boyle, Stephen (Judy) Boyle, Robert Boyle, Donna Boyle Benton, Jerry Boyle; in-laws, Frank Ancona, Sondra Hoffman, John (Karen) Ancona, Mary Ancona; a niece, Tiffani Boyle; nephews, Michael (Amy) Laughlin, Ryan (Samantha) Boyle, Preston, Kevin and Brandon Boyle, Justin (Karolina) Boyle and Christopher (Meagan) Boyle.
Visitation will be Saturday, August 12, 2017 from 10-11:30 AM with a memorial service to follow at 11:30 AM at Terrace Park Funeral Home, 801 NW 108th St. (169 Hwy & Shoal Creek) KCMO. Karen Petree will officiate. Inurnment with military honors will follow in Terrace Park Cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Association or KU Medical Center- Cancer Center. Share online condolences at TerraceParkFuneral.com.