David "Bruce" Britt, 73, of West Terre Haute, passed away Thursday morning Aug. 10, 2017, in his home after a lengthy illness.He was born Nov. 8, 1943, in Farmersburg. He was preceded in death by his wife only days earlier on Aug. 2, 2017.
He retired as a heavy equipment operator from the Newport Army Ammunition Plant in Newport.
Survivors include a daughter, Shantell Ketner and her companion Steve Flowers of West Terre Haute; a son and daughter-in-law, Warren and Angie Britt of Marshall, Ill.; five grandchildren, Matthew, Dustin, Amber and Cassie Ketner and Morgan Britt; and eight great-grandchildren, Lailynn, Kiera, Alahna, Jaxsyn, Charlie, Emberlee, Arya, and baby boy Carson.
He also was preceded in death by a son, William Shannon Britt; and his parents, Louis F. Britt and Eva Mae Akers Britt.
According to his wishes, cremation has been scheduled with no services. Burial of his ashes will be at a later date. Fitzpatrick Funeral Home assisted with arrangements.
Published on August 10, 2017