from Petosky NewsReview, Nov. 7, 1968
Known figure Skater rites Friday. Services for Bruce Sheckler,
of Petosky, who died yesterday at the Lockwood-Macdonald Hospital,
he had been a patient for one day, will be Friday 2 P.M. at the Stone
Home. Rev. Lowell MacFarlane, of the First Christian
officiate and internment will be in the Ohioville
was born in Lewisburg, PA November 26, 1893 and married Eunice May
in Petosky in 1915. They made their home there.
Mr. Sheckler worked
the Post Office and later as a pressman at the former Petosky Evening
was a carpenter and cabinet maker. He was a member of the Petosky
club and was well known in this area as a figure skater. He
the Winter Sports Carnival for many years and instructed skaters in the
of figure skating. He was a member of the First Christian
Besides his wife, he is survived by three sisters, Mrs. Hazel Chase of
River, Mary Weber of New Haven, Ind. and Edna Rupe of Galion, Ohio.