Bruce VanLeer


Bruce VanLeer of Warwick, NY passed peacefully away on May 2, 2020 at Park Manor Rehabilitation Center, Middletown.  She was 96 years old.


Born in Hingham, MA, she was the daughter of the late Grace (Catton) and Roger Nicholson.


Bruce was a Licensed Practical Nurse with the Visiting Nurse Services of Long Island, NY.


Bruce was an avid birdwatcher and gardener. She also enjoyed art.


Married to the late William VanLeer, she is survived by her daughters, Sally Woglom and her husband Thom of Warwick, NY, Anne Ekberg of Holden, MA, and Allison Millstein and her husband Jeffrey of Milford, PA; six grandchildren: David Woglom, Abigail Meigh, Bonnie Woglom, Kate Laramee, Anna Millstein and Katherine Everson; and five great-grandchildren. She was also predeceased by son-in-law, William Ekberg.


The family would like to thank all of those who cared for Bruce at Park Manor during her final days.


In lieu of flowers, please make donation to Warwick Community Ambulance Service Inc., P.O. Box 315, Warwick, NY.


Private arrangements have been made due to the COVID-19 pandemic. 

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