Bruce Adair Washburn was born in Los Angeles, California, to Edith Mae (Slusser) and Burrel Alvin Washburn on November 7, 1936. He married Joyce Finn in Yakima, Washington on May 27, 1967, and the couple made their home in Glenwood, Washington. Joyce passed away in 2016. Bruce made his career as a truck driver, from which he retired. He enjoyed collecting stamps and exploring his family tree.
Bruce passed away in Goldendale, Washington on March 7, 2021, at the age of 84. He is survived by his sisters Bernie Lou Swartwart of Anderson, California, and Debera Buche of Papillon, Nebraska; children Charles Washburn of Buckeye, Arizona, Neil Jones of Tucson, Arizona, Darlene Morrow of Prosser, Washington, Dennis Washburn of Vancouver, Washington, and Thomas Washburn of Goldendale; 15 grandchildren; and 21 great grandchildren.
Bruce was laid to rest beside his wife at Mount Adams Cemetery in Glenwood on March 13, 2021. To send condolences to the Washburn family, please visit www.gardnerfh.com.