Thursday, October 10, 2019

Bruce A. Hoskins (October 2, 2019)

Bruce A. Hoskins, 53 of Greenville, passed away at 6:44 PM on Wednesday October 2, 2019 at his residence from a farming accident. Bruce was born April 10, 1966 in Greenville, Ohio to the late Ronald Hoskins and surviving are his mother Debora (Shields, Hoskins, Spicer, Crews) brothers Brian and Ryan Hoskins of Greenville, Ohio, Dustin and his wife Shannon of Virginia, also his wife Lisa (Waldroop) Hoskins to whom he married July 22, 2000.

Bruce was also preceded in death by his grandparents Lucille Wehrcamp, Clyde and Eileen Hoskins, Virginia C. (Fitzgerald, Shields, Reser), & surviving grandpa Steve Reser of Greenville, also surviving are step children Lisa, Tammy, & Linda Corners, Jessica Simonds of Sidney, Ohio; grandchildren are Briana Brown, Logan Morrison, McKenzie & Faith Neer, Landyn Berry, Alex Choat, Julius Miller, Jade Raines, Corbynn Mullens, Jorgia Simonds (Dec). all of Sidney, Ohio Surviving aunts and uncles Rick & Debbie Hoskins, Debbie Miller, Denise Mayo, Donna Stickler, Chuck Shields, Suellen & David Brandenburg, Kim Beckett, & Tim Reser & numerous nieces & nephews.

Bruce was employed at the Elks in Greenville; also, he worked for Oakley Place, Darke County Home, Michaels Home, Brethren Home & a chef at numerous restaurants.

He was a graduate of the class of 1985 Greenville Senior High; he also did culinary school in Dayton, Ohio. He was a member of the Greenville Elks 1139, Est. Loyal Knight of the Elks, Chairman of ENF; he enjoyed doing charities, craft shows & family tree heritage. He was a happy go lucky guy and helped anyone in need.

Services will be held on Wednesday October 9, 2019 at 2:00 PM at Zechar Bailey Funeral Home, Greenville, Ohio with Rev. John Sgro officiating. Burial will follow in Oak Grove Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 11:00 AM until 2:00 PM on Wednesday at the funeral home. There will be an Elks Lodge of Sorrow at 1:30 PM on Wednesday. A celebration of life will be held at the Greenville Elks after the burial on Wednesday. Memorial contributions may be made to the Elks ENF or to the family to help offset funeral expenses.

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