Bruce L. Hansen, 58

Bruce L. Hansen, 58, of West Bend entered eternal life Wed-nesday, June 28, 2006.

He was the best friend and loving husband for 34 years of Ava (nee Meilick); loving father of Eric and Kevin (Amanda) Hansen; proud grandfather of Adilynn; beloved son of Russell and the late Gloria Hansen; and dear brother of Keith Hansen.

He is also survived by brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, cousins, aunts, uncles and many friends.

Visitation will be at St. Johnís Ev. Lutheran Church, 809 S. Sixth Ave., West Bend, on Saturday, July 1, at 9 a.m., followed by an 11 a.m. service.

Rev. Robert Hoehner will officiate, and interment will be in Washington County Memorial Park, West Bend.

Bruce was proud to be a decorated Vietnam veteran from 1968-70.

He was also a retiree of the Milwaukee County Transit Sys-tem.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are appreciated.

Church and Chapel, Ritter-Larsen Brothers, is assisting the family.