Bruce Morningstar

Morningstar – Peacefully following a courageous battle with cancer surrounded by his loving family at the Bluewater Health Palliative Care Unit, Sarnia, on Tuesday March 30, 2021. Bruce Edward Morningstar age 66 years of Corunna. Beloved husband and best friend for 32 to years to Lynn. Much loved father of Dale Morningstar and his wife Sarah and treasured papa of Ava and Dominic. Bruce is also survived by; his children, Jason Morningstar, Jeff Morningstar and Amanda Morningstar; 7 grandchildren; his brothers, Dave (Peggy), Keith (Shelley), Leslie, Ken (Brenda), Randy (Lisa), Brad (Shelley); his sister, Carole (Rick) Doran; his mother-in-law, Joyce Blaikie; his brothers-in-law, John Pinsonneault, Joseph (Barbara) Moyneur, Richard (Linda) Moyneur and Ken Moyneur. Numerous nieces and nephews also survive. Bruce was predeceased by; his parents, Art and Kay Morningstar and by his sister, Shirley Burke. After retiring from the Carpenter’s Union Local #1256-Sarnia , Bruce and Lynn began wintering in Florida where they settled in Winter Haven. It is there that they developed a great many friendships and Bruce once again picked up the love of his guitar and enjoyed entertaining at Cypress Campground with fellow Snowbird Players Nick and Jerry. In the Summer he could be found working in the yard or cruising in his Trans Am. You will be Dearly Missed and Forever in Our Hearts. We would like to give thanks to Dr. Evan Lilly, Dr. Julie Lebert and the Oncology and Palliative Care Team at Bluewater Health. VON and his Nurse Lance for all their Care & Compassion during Bruce’s illness. In keeping with Bruce’s wishes cremation has taken place and no further services are planned. In lieu of flowers sympathy may be expressed through memorial donations to the Bluewater Health- Palliative Care Unit or Oncology Department. Arrangements entrusted to the Knight Funeral Home, 588 St. Clair Parkway, Corunna. Messages and condolences may be left online @ www.knightfuneralhome.ca Knight 519-862-2845

Visitation Information

There will be no formal visitation.

Donations

Bluewater Health Palliative Care Unit, Bluewater Health Oncology Department

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16 thoughts on “Bruce Morningstar”

  1. Marilyn and Jonathan Maoirat

    To Lynn and Family,
    We would like to send our very deepest sympathies on the passing of Bruce. May you find comfort in the wonderful memories you have of him.
    Marilyn, Jonathan, Max and Kenzie

  2. Derek wellington

    So sorry for your families loss my condolences go out to you all. Specially you Dale keep your head up!

  3. Gerry and Betty Giinn

    So sorry to hear of Bruce’s passing.I always enjoyed spending the time working with Bruce. His humor always deserved a good laugh.He was a good person.

  4. Lynn and Dale

    So sorry to hear of Bruce’s passing. His smile lit up everyone who met him. Cherish all your memories, his spirit lives on. Your family is in our prayers,

    Doug and Lynda Sellars

  5. Lynn, I’m so sorry to hear about Bruce’s passing. We both know that there is nothing I can say right now that would ease your pain even the slightest. A lifetime together is never enough, but I hope you will be able to find some comfort in the memories you have and the love you shared. Bruce had such an infectious laugh and a huge smile, both will be greatly missed.
    If there’s anything you need don’t hesitate to reach out.

  6. Lynn and Dale
    Your family belonged to a unique group of neighbours on walnut court in Corunna many years ago . We all spent many years together raising our kids on that court and I was lucky enough to have you guys as my next door neighbours . I will always remember the year we closed the court off and had our New Years Eve party. And all the years Lee and Annette had their Christmas parties with Santa appearing . Bruce was an AWESOME guy with a great smile and laugh. I’ve seen and talked to him a few times as he’s shopping at Walmart – lol. What a huge loss, and sooo young .
    My sincerest sympathy Lynn and Dale.
    Gail, Kayla and Brooke.

  7. Rick and Patsy

    So sorry to hear of Bruce’s passing. Our condolences to you and your family during this difficult time.

  8. Robert and Gale Laur

    Our sincere condolences Lynn,Dale and family as well as the whole Morningstar family. Keeping you all in our thoughts and prayers at this time. Rest easy Bruce!

    Bob, Gale and family

  9. Warm thoughts and condolence Dale Sarah Ava and Dominic for the loss of your special dad, wonderful father-in-law and precious Papa loads of love G.G.

  10. Many warm thoughts and love are wrapped around you at this time Lynn. Big adjustment ahead, but we gain a strength that we do not realize we have. Love endures all things.. loads of love Mom B..

  11. My thoughts and prayers are with you all at this difficult time. We as cousins spent lots of time together.

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