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Obituary for Bruce Roy Campbell

Bruce Roy Campbell, age 76, passed away peacefully in the comfort of his home on April 4th, 2023, at 3:55AM (MDT) after an extended illness in Cedar City, Utah. His life began November 5, 1946, in East Cleveland, Ohio, to Robert Findlay Campbell and Wilma June Pry-Durkee.

Bruce lived in Ohio for the majority of his childhood. He has 2 living sisters, Susan Egan, Jill Jenner and 2 deceased brothers. He has traveled and lived in Illinois, California, Arizona and spent the remainder of his life in Utah. He was a folk singer, a musician, a cowboy, a father, and husband. He served in the Army. Bruce’s passion has always been music, playing guitar, and in recent years he developed a great love in researching his family history.

Bruce was blessed to be married to Deborah (Layton) Campbell who is a retired nurse that never left his side and comforted him as a patient and wife. He has 6 sons, 2 daughters: Joseph Johnson, Jason Johnson, Ryan Campbell, Christian Campbell, Charles Medrano, Brian Medrano; a daughter, Cassandra Renee (Patrick) Morgan and Rebecca Medrano; and 7 grandchildren.

Bruce’s family and friends express great gratitude towards all the medical staff at St. George Regional Hospital as well as the professional and compassionate care of Horizon Hospice. We also want to thank everyone who took the time to visit Bruce in the comfort of his home and offered their love and support.

The funeral services will be on Saturday, April 29th, 2023, at 11:00 A.M. at THE CHURCH of JESUS CHRIST of LATTER-DAY SAINTS 500 W 400 N CEDAR CITY, UT 84721.

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