DERRY, NH: Marie A. Bruce, 89, of Derry, died last week in her home. She was born in Rhode Island, August 1, 1926 the daughter of the late Timothy and Alice (Walsh) Shea. She raised her family in Tewksbury. Married to the late Lawrence Alvin Bruce. She was an avid golfer, a member of Crystal Lake Golf Club in Haverhill then later golfed at Hoodkroft in Derry. She enjoyed playing bridge on Mondays at the Marion Gerrish Senior Center in Derry. She read the newspaper every day, playfully claiming she had a nose for news.
She is survived by her youngest daughter, Mary Beth Bruce of Haverhill and her grandchildren, Michele Fontaine of Derry, the daugher of the late Linda (Bruce) Fontaine and the children of the Late Lawrence Alan Bruce, Angela, Shannon and Travis Bruce of Fort Myers Fla. and her beloved great-grandchildren, Jaynon and Mason.
Private arrangements Peabody Funeral Home, 290 Mammoth Road, Londonderry, 603-432-2801. In lieu of flowers, please take the time to enjoy your favorite activity in Marie's honor.
Published on  January 21, 2016