Bruce Wayne Delk of Arcanum (62)


Bruce Wayne Delk, 62, of Arcanum, Ohio, passed away on Wednesday, December 13, 2023, at 4:55 PM at Wayne Healthcare.  Bruce was born March 8, 1961, in Greenville, Ohio, the son of the late Marvin C. and Norma Jane (Rich) Delk.

Bruce was a farmer and worked at Barrett Paving; he enjoyed his time farming, spending time with his grandkids, and watching them play sports.

Bruce is preceded in death by his parents and his brother, Bradley Delk.

Bruce is survived by his wife of 41 years, Lori (Smith) Delk of Arcanum, whom he married July 16m 1982; his children and spouses, Heather and Steven Chavez, Holly and Joshua Anderson, and Mitchell and Christina Delk; his grandchildren, Marlee, Maverick, and Maria Chavez, Gabriel, Kiera, and Jaxson Anderson, Nevaeh, and Blayze Delk; his brother and sister in law, Becky and Mike Boone; Nieces, nephews and their children, Eric and Greta Bowman and their daughter Faith, Erika Bowman and her children, Abby and Eli, and Spencer Delk, and Micah Delk.

Services will be held on Monday, December 18, 2023, at 2:30 PM at Zechar Bailey Funeral Home, Greenville, Ohio, with Pastor Jeff Brandon officiating.  Burial will follow in Ithaca Cemetery.  The family will receive friends from 12:30 PM until 2:30 PM on Monday at the funeral home.  Memorial contributions may be made to the Cancer Association of Darke County.

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