Bruce Alan Ormond, 82, passed away on November 27, 2018 at the Memory Center in Virginia Beach. He was predeceased by his parents, Edward and Alice Ormond, and is survived by his son, Alan Ormond (Carol Ormond), and his daughters, Caitlin Ormond, Meghan Ormond, and Jessica Ormond (Jeremy Courtney), and his brother, Robbin Ormond (Dale Ormond).
Bruce was born and raised in Norfolk, Virginia. He graduated from Granby High School and Old Dominion College. He worked for a short time at the Post Office and Sid Harvey Industries before finding his true calling as a Sales Representative for Dibert Valve and Fitting Company. Bruce enjoyed investing, collecting, and socializing with his friends at the Norfolk Boat Club. He rarely met a stranger.
The family wishes to express their sincerest gratitude to the wonderful people at the Memory Center, the caretakers from Home Instead, and the hospice nurses from Interim Health Care. They would also like to acknowledge with heartfelt appreciation the support of Bruce’s long-time friends, Joe Waldo and Helen Sonner, especially over the past several months.
Funeral services will be private per Bruce’s wishes. Condolences may be left for the family below. Donations in memory of Bruce can be made to the local chapter of Alzheimer’s Association, 6350 Center Drive, Suite 102, Norfolk, VA 23502.