Mr. Bruce Allen Wilgenbusch March 17, 1953 - December 11, 2008 WILGENBUSCH, Bruce On Thursday, December 11, 2008, Bruce passed away suddenly at home. Bruce is survived by his loving friend and companion of 16 years, Betty Womacks. Survived also by the family who lovingly adopted him and who looked up to him as a friend, father figure and mentor: Kim and Daniel Rochette, Kevin and Andrea Womacks, Dale and Tennille Womacks. The grandchildren whom Bruce had a very special relationship with and was lovingly referred to as Poppa. Ivy, Kale, Cloe, Alanna Rochette, Dane and Tennia Womacks Taylor Beck. Bruce was pre-deceased by his father and mother, John and Delores Wilgenbusch. He will be lovingly missed by his eleven brothers and sisters: Brenda (Don), Ray (Dorothy), George (Beth), Lawrence Lorne (Debbie), Bert, Margaret (Tim), John (Vel), Gary (Wendy), Lori ( Brad), Roger Mikia), and many nieces and nephews. A celebration of Bruce's life will be held on Wednesday, December 17, 2008 at 10:00 AM in the Evergreen Funeral Chapel 16204 Fort Road, Edmonton, with Reverend Ray Olsen officiating. In lieu of flowers, donations in Bruces' memory may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or to the Alberta SPCA.