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Official Obituary of

Bruce Harris Ramsey

April 19, 1953 ~ April 17, 2023 (age 69) 69 Years Old
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Bruce Ramsey Obituary

Bruce H. Ramsey, 69, of Defiance, passed away on Sunday, April 16, 2023 at The Laurel's of Defiance.  
He was born on April 19, 1953 to Robert and Margaret (Harris) Ramsey in Randolph County, Indiana . On December 10, 1992 he married the love of his life Le'Ann Barnett. 

Bruce was a member of Ayersville United Methodist Church. He worked as a laborer for General Motors for 40 years and was a farmer his whole life. Bruce loved working with his hands. He loved to farm and working on his farm equipment. Bruce also loved being with his family and taking care of his cats.
Bruce is survived by his loving spouse of 31 years Le'Ann Ramsey, of Defiance, his son, Ty Ramsey of Defiance, sisters, Kay (Les) Marcuson of Elwood, IN, and Lynne (David)  Durocher of Greenwood, IN, and grandchildren,  Barrett and Aryssa Ramsey. 
He was preceded in death by his parents and two sons  Bradley and Joshua Ramsey.
Visitation will be held Wednesday, April 19, 2023, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm & 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm at Schaffer Funeral Home, Defiance, Ohio.
Funeral services will be held on Thursday, April 20, 2023, 11:00 am at Ayersville United Methodist Church, Defiance, Ohio, with Pastor Maurice Dunn, officiating.
Burial will take place in Riverside Cemetery .
Memorials are suggested to Friends of Feline or Ayersville United Methodist Church. Online condolences can be given at

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April 19, 2023

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Schaffer Funeral Home
529 Jefferson Ave
Defiance, Ohio 43512

April 19, 2023

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Schaffer Funeral Home
529 Jefferson Ave
Defiance, Ohio 43512

Funeral Service
April 20, 2023

11:00 AM
Ayersville United Methodist Church
Ayersville, Ohio 44323


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