Bruce Duane Anderson
Born March 21, 1933 in Oregon
City, Oregon to Duane and Doris
Anderson with one brother, Dale.
Bruce lived with his family in Carver where
his dad ran his grandparents' farm. He attended
Carver Grade School and graduated from Oregon
City High School in 1951 on a Friday night, then
started work the next Monday which began his
long career in the logging industry from which he
retired at the age of 68.
He spent his retirement years caring for his
land and trees in Beavercreek which many people
have been blessed to enjoy over many years.
Bruce and Karen, the love of his life, enjoyed
traveling in their RV and they kayaked most of
the major rivers and lakes in the west with their
Bruce is survived by Karen, his fi ve children
Tom, Robin, Stacey, Leslie and step-daughter
Wendy. He is beloved by his 10 grandchildren
and two great-grandchildren.
"He wore out a lot of gloves."
Visitation was held Friday, May 4, at Hillside
Chapel in Oregon City.