Bruce Lacey

ept. 5, 1933 – Nov. 13, 2008

Bruce D. Lacey, 75, of Sweet Home, died on Nov. 13, 2008 at his home.

He was born Sept. 5, 1931 in Glendale, Calif. to Edgar Paul and Grace Harriet (Paulson) Lacey. He enlisted in the Army as a young man in 1949 and trained in military intelligence and photo interpretation. He enjoyed his time in the military, serving in the National Guard, Korea, and Vietnam.

In 1958 Mr. Lacey left the military and worked as a police officer in California. Later in life he traveled to Oregon many times before settling recently in Sweet Home.

Fishing, art work, and training horses were among his favorite hobbies. He loved the outdoors.

Mr. Lacey is survived by his wife, Donna Lee Lacey of Sweet Home; daughters Brenda Joy Lacey of Wisconsin, Dana Lynn Scott of Texas, and Debra Lee Parkerson of Sweet Home; sons Brent Darryl Lacey of Missouri, Bryon Dale Lacey of Sweet Home and Bradly DeWayne Lacey of California; one brother, John M. Lacey of southern California; 14 grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

He was preceded in death by his mother, father and sister.

Private services will be held.

Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling the arrangements.