Age 40, of Holt, MI, passed away March 21, 2013. He was born February 24, 1973, in Lansing, and graduated from Holt High School, class of 1991. Bruce enjoyed hunting, fishing and NASCAR.
Surviving are: his son, Chase; grandson, Mason; his parents, Susan and Bruce, Sr. of Holt; sister, Bobbie Sue (Kevin) Frank; his fiancée of 6 years, Marnie Hoffman; grandfather, Glenn (Jean) Shaw; grandmother, Nancy (Keith) Mygrants; several nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins; and his special dog, Louis. He was preceded in death by grandparents, Auburn and Mable Smeltzer.
The funeral service will be held at 10:00 a.m. Monday, March 25, 2013, at the Estes-Leadley Holt/Delhi Chapel. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 2-4 p.m. Sunday. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Origami Brain Injury Rehabilitation Center or Capital Area Humane Society in memory of Bruce Smeltzer, Jr.