Bruce M. Elias, age 65, died on August 25, 2019. Raised in Pitman, Bruce graduated from Pitman High School in 1972. He worked in construction and was a truck driver all his life. Bruce loved metal scrapping and his many friends he met while scrapping. He loved to play the lottery and was an avid Philadelphia Sports Fan. Most of all, Bruce loved spending time with his grandchildren who were the loves of his life.
Survived by his wife of 19 years Elizabeth (nee Glackin), daughters Jennifer Harris, Tina Glackin, grandchildren Miah, Keros, Maliyah, Colbie and siblings Debbie Elias Kier (Craig), Susan Elias Felten (Randy), William Elias (Cindy), David Milward Jr., Robert Milward, and John Milward (Alix). He was predeceased by his parents David and Elizabeth Milward and brothers Arthur Raymond Elias and Gregory John Elias.
Friends may greet the family on Saturday, September 7 after 9:30am in the Kelley Funeral Home, 125 Pitman Ave, Pitman, NJ. Memorial service will be at 11am. Those desiring may make a contribution to the Pitman Memorial VFW Post #6469, PO Box 111, Pitman, NJ 08071.