Obituaries: Bruce A. DeVote

Bruce A. DeVoe, 75, of Plymouth, passed away on Wednesday, October 12, 2016 at Waterbury Hospital.  He was the husband of the late Barbara (Gadbois) DeVoe.


Bruce was born in Newburgh, NY on February 18, 1941 son of the late Arthur and Eleanor “Babe” (Yearwood) DeVoe.  He had worked as a machinist for both Plume & Atwood and Petit Tool Co.  Bruce was an avid outdoorsman and enjoyed fishing.


He leaves his children, David B. DeVoe, Diane S. Krajewski and her husband Robert all of Bristol and Debbie Woodard of Plainville; sister Mae Ruth DeVoe McCarthy of New Hampshire; grandchildren Michele McGraw (David), Joseph DeVoe (Jessica), Danielle Mincarelli (Rob), Crystal Hanbury (Tim) and Elizabeth Woodard; as well as 6 great grandchildren.


Private services will be held at the convenience of the family.  Donations in Bruce’s memory may be made to the American Cancer Society, 825 Brook St, I-91 Tech Center, Rocky Hill, CT 06067.  O’Brien Funeral Home, 24 Lincoln Ave., is in charge of arrangements. To leave an online message of condolence, please visit Bruce’s memorial page at www.OBRIEN-FUNERAL