The Enid News and Eagle, Enid, OK

April 11, 2013

Dale Leon Bruce

Published 4-12-13

Enid News and Eagle

ENID, Okla. — Dale Leon Bruce, 66, of Cherokee, Okla., passed away Sunday, April 7, 2013. He was born March 20, 1947, to Dorothy Jean Bruce (Hawkins) and Sherman Bruce.

Dale was married to Frances M. Bruce (Bahr) on Sept. 22, 1981, in Harper, Kan.

Dale is survived by his wife, Frances; two daughters, Rachelle Lambrecht and Billie Jo Hatfield.

Memorial service will be 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 16, 2013, at First Baptist Church, Cherokee, with Rev. Ed Jones officiating.  Arrangements by Lanman Funeral Home Inc., Cherokee. (

Memorials to The Gettin’ Home Ministries, P.O. Box 175, Helena, OK 73741.