WINTER HARBOR — Bruce Slattery, 73, died Dec. 15, 2013, in Ellsworth. He was born May 31, 1940, in Providence, R.I., a son of Edward Slattery and Vivian (Brown) McCullough.
Bruce grew up in Smithfield, R.I., and attended schools in Providence. On June 22, 1963, Bruce and Carol Foster were married. He enjoyed fishing, gardening and maintaining his property. He loved living in Winter Harbor.
He is survived by his wife Carol; stepfather, George McCullough; sons, Mark Slattery and wife, Gina, of Putnam, Conn., Matthew Slattery and wife, Gina, of Smithfield, R.I.; grandchildren, Patrick, Heather, Dillon and Cooper Slattery; brothers and sisters, Dixie Dudemaine, Anna Harris, Almeda Rust, Margie Sumner, Peter Slattery, Jackie Jackson, Eddie Wood and Timothy Slattery. He was predeceased by his parents.
At his request, there will be no services. Arrangements by Acadia Burial & Cremation Direct, 248 State St., Ellsworth.