Nawrocki, Bruce Gordon Age 86 of Columbia Heights, passed away 04/06/2018. Bruce Nawrocki and Columbia Heights are interchangeable words. When you think of one, you think of the other. Bruce leaves a legacy of public service that will long serve as a model of commitment, leadership, and selflessness. He viewed his position as Mayor as an opportunity, not an obligation. Under Bruce's guidance, Columbia Heights grew and prospered. All of the city's residents and its business community are beneficiaries of his focus on keeping the city proud and prosperous. Bruce is survived by his wife of nearly 70 years, Gerry, his son Joel Nawrocki and his daughter Beth-Anne Nawrocki. His cherished grandchildren, Andrew, Alicia, Amy Ann and Ashley. And his beloved great grandchildren, Athena, Martin, Simon and Vivian. Visitation will be from 5-8PM on Thursday, April 12th. Funeral service will be held at 11AM on Friday, April 13th, with visitation one hour prior. Everyone is cordially invited for lunch and a time for sharing memories following the service. The lunch will be held at Murzyn Hall, 530 Mill Street NE. The visitation and funeral will both be held at: Columbia Hts Chapel 763-789-4436 4101 Central Avenue NE

Published on April 12, 2018

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