MANKATO - Memorial visitation for Bruce A. Survis, 64, of Mankato, Minn., formerly of Fairmont, will be 2-4 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014, at the Lakeview Funeral Home in Fairmont. Bruce passed away Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2013, at the Mayo Clinic Health Systems in Mankato.
Bruce Allen Survis was born on Nov. 15, 1949, in Fairmont, Minn., the son of Donald and Darlene (Stahn) Survis. Bruce grew up in Blue Earth, where he also attended school. Bruce was an over-the-road truck driver for 30-plus years and retired in 2003. In his spare time Bruce loved to watch movies, collected antiques, and ride motorcycles and old cars.
He is survived by one son, Corey Survis (Lesley) of Blue Earth, Minn., and their children, Ella, Lauren and Henry; sisters, Cindy Ukhun (Imeine) of Paris, Texas, Karen Hoppe (Ben) of Fairmont, Trudy Huse of Fairmont, Mary Survis (Tom) of Fairmont; aunt and uncle, Betty and Jerry Garrison; nieces and nephews, Ose, Torie, Brady (Tara), Dustin (Donella), Dallas, Tabitha (Dave), Tianna (Todd); other relatives and friends.
In addition to his parents, Darlene and Arvon Pehling, Donald Survis, Bruce was also preceded in death by one daughter, Brandi Survis and an infant sister, Michelle.