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Bruce E. Ostrom

July 22, 1953 ~ November 8, 2020 (age 67)


Bruce E. Ostrom, age 67, passed peacefully with his wife at his side after a courageous battle with cancer on Sunday, November 8, 2020 at his residence in Minong, Wisconsin.  He was born on July 22, 1953 in Brookfield, WI, the son of Earnie and Patricia (Gagna) Ostrom.  He was united in marriage to Jacqueline Renee Roy on July 11, 2015 at the Calvary Baptist Church in Hayward, WI.

Bruce was a graduate of Brookfield High School and worked for the Kohler Company for over twenty-five years.  He later moved to Minong where he managed the NL Co-op Auto Center until his retirement in 2018.  Bruce loved his work and truly enjoyed all the co-workers he had the opportunity to work beside.  He was an avid sportsman and loved to fishing, hunting and spending time in the woods surrounding Minong.  He also taught hunter safety for many years and appreciated sharing knowledge and enthusiasm with young hunters.

He is survived by his beloved wife, Jacqueline Roy of Minong; his children, Robert Ostrom of Minong, Mary (Christopher) Kelling of Sheboygan Falls, WI and Jeremy (Juliet) Ostrom of Two Rivers, WI; fifteen grandchildren; and his mother, Patricia Ostrom of Minong. 

Bruce is preceded in death by his father, Earnie Ostrom; his grandson, Mason Schroeder; and his brother, Michael Ostrom.

Services will be held at a later date.

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