Bruce Carmi Moerman
01/16/1947 - 05/23/2021
Obituary For Bruce Carmi Moerman
Bruce Carmi Moerman age 74 of Kent City passed away peacefully at his home on Sunday, May 23, 2021 with his family at his side after a short but valiant battle with cancer. He was born on January 16, 1947 in Grand Rapids, Michigan, the only child of Roger and Gertrude Moerman. He served his country in the U.S. Army during Vietnam. He married Sandra Thorne on October 12, 1974 at Mamrelund Lutheran Church. A machine builder by trade, he also owned and operated Bruce Moerman Restorations. He spent many years building hot rods and restoring classic cars which will serve as part of his legacy. He loved racing, especially at Berlin Raceway. He owned many stock cars, working with different drivers though the years. He is survived by his wife of 46 years, Sandra; his daughter and son-in-law, Sara and Bill DeHaan; his beloved grandchildren, Andrew and Audrey DeHaan; and many, many friends, car guys, and gearheads alike. Memorial services will be held on Wednesday, July 14, 2021 at 11:00 A.M. at the Mamrelund Lutheran Church Community Building with Rev. Larry Bush and Rev. Michael Conklin officiating. Inurnment in South Casnovia Cemetery. Friends may meet the family at the Community Building on Wednesday, from 10:00 A.M. until time of service at 11:00 A.M. Those who wish may make memorial contributions to The Arthritis Foundation.