Bruce R. Quick, 93, Elgin, Ill., formerly longtime resident of Kitzville, Minn., died Monday, Dec. 28, 2020, at Citadel Healthcare Facility in Elgin, Ill.
Bruce was born March 12, 1927, to George and Gertrude (Oates) Quick in Chisholm, Minn. After high school, Bruce proudly served his country in the U.S. Navy for eight years. He was also enlisted as a merchant Marine. After his services Bruce was self-employed as an electrician. He was a member of the VFW Post 15024 Minnesota Chapter, a former Elks member in Hibbing, the American Legion Post 247 of Chisholm, the Kitzville Community Club, and the Kitzville Senior Club.
He is survived by his wife, Lenore Quick, McHenry, Ill., formerly of Kitzville; George Sheldon (Patty) Quick, Austin, Texas; step-son, Robert Patrick (Katy) Sutton, McHenry, Ill.; daughter, Carol Quick-Moralez, San Diego, Calif.; half-sister, Georgia Chamberlain, Chisholm, Minn.; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; son, Bruce Alan Quick; sister, Barbara Quick-Hancock; and his brother, Sargent Quick.
A memorial service will be held on Tuesday, June 15, at 11 a.m. at Dougherty Funeral Home in Hibbing.
Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service at 10 a.m. The Rev. Father Gabriel Waweru will officiate.
Interment will be in the Maple Hill Cemetery of Hibbing.
Arrangements are with the Dougherty Funeral Home of Hibbing.