October 1, 1943 - October 31, 2014
Monday, November 3, 2014 from 6-8 p.m., Moreland Funeral Home
Tuesday, November 4, 2014 10:30 a.m., St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Church
Bruce Edward Nowicki, Sr., age 71, of Westerville, formerly of Galena, passed away October 31, 2014 at Kobacker House. Formerly employed by O.S.U. and retired as a computer programer/systems analyst. Graduate of O.S.U., where he was MVP of the volleyball team, and Devry University. Lifelong member of the Y.M.C.A.. Devoted husband, father and grandfather who loved to travel and enjoyed all sports including coaching. He was strong but quiet and never met a stranger. Survived by his wife of 40 years, Debbie; children, Carolyn (Fred) Schneider, Bruce E. Nowicki, Jr., Charlie (Leah) Nowicki and Megan (Eric) Sheumaker; grandchildren, Tyler, Lucy, Kaylee and Eleanor; brothers, Lyle (Jaci) and Jim (Sue) Nowicki; sister, Di Nowicki; several nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by his parents, Edward and Leona Nowicki. Friends may call at the MORELAND FUNERAL HOME, 55 E. Schrock Road, Westerville, Monday 6-8 p.m.. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Church, 313 N. State Street, Westerville, Tuesday at 10:30 a.m., Rev. Fr. David E. Gwinner, celebrant. Interment Blendon Central Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Kobacker House.
Vicki Tieche - Nov 8, 2014
We are so sorry to hear Bruce is gone. We have many happy memories of him and all your family. Jennifer, Vicki, and Don Tieche
Ryan Miller and Family - Nov 3, 2014
We are saddened to hear about your loss. Know that our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time. Families can be forever. Warmest regards – Ryan Miller and Family
Bobbie Sheets - Nov 3, 2014
Megan, so sorry to hear of your father passing. What a blessing to have Eleanor be able to meet her grandfather. I hope you and your family find comfort in your memories.
Rachael & John DeRing - Nov 3, 2014
Our hearts go out to you all at this difficult time. In time, may all your happy memories ease your pain and offer you comfort. We send you our love.