Bruce B. Whitehead

 

 

 

Duffy & Snowdon Funeral Home

401 Church Street Moscow, PA 18444 Phone: (570) 842-8501



Duffy & Snowdon Funeral Home

401 Church Street Moscow, PA 18444 Phone: (570) 842-8501



Howard J Snowdon Funeral Home

1810 Sanderson Avenue Scranton, PA 18509 Phone: (570) 343-0712



Moscow 570-842-8501 and Scranton 570-343-0712
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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.

Visitation will be held:
Friday, 17 November at Duffy & Snowdon Funeral Home, Church St., Moscow, from 4 to 7 p.m.

Funeral services will be held on:
Saturday, 18 November at 11 a.m. at Light of Christ Church, Moosic Lake Road, Jefferson Twp.

Friends may call before service from 10 to 11 a.m.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to:
Light of Christ Church, 2071 Moosic Lake Road, Jefferson Twp., PA 18436, or
Griffin Pond Animal Shelter, 967 Griffin Pond Road, Clarks Summit, PA 18411.

One Response to “Bruce B. Whitehead”

  1. Jordan Patterson says:

    Message:
    I’m Sherry’s youngest son. My condolences in you loss. I have few
    memories of Bruce, but everyone of them are positive and I know he
    will be missed.
    Jordan Patterson

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