Bruce B. Whitehead
November 14, 2017
|Bruce B. Whitehead, 68, of Jefferson Twp., passed away on Tuesday, 14 November, at Geisinger CMC, Scranton, after an illness. Bruce was born in Maryville, Tenn., to Carrie and Bruce Whitehead.
Bruce was a Army veteran who was proud of his military service.
Bruce was proficient and well-respected by his peers in many different career paths, including military air traffic controller, startup engineer for nuclear power plants, system operator for the prototype plant for destruction of chemical weapons on Johnston Island and as a project manager for various environmental cleanup projects.
Bruce enjoyed traveling with his wife, Cindy. They shared many moments of laughter and wonderment in numerous locations throughout the world.
Bruce loved life and lived it to the fullest. He was a gentle man who was liked by everyone who met him. Bruce had a smile that would light up a room. His southern accent enchanted many people, and they could listen to him talk for hours.
He is survived by his wife, Cindy Collins, Jefferson Twp.; his mother, Carrie Whitehead, Tenn.; sister, Victoria Hearon, Tennessee; sister, Sherry Patterson, Georgia; brother and sister-in-law, Gary and Denise Collins, Florida; aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his father, Bruce Whitehead.
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