Wendell B Lund Jr.

July 2, 1940November 7, 2017

UNCASVILLE – Wendell Bruce Lund Jr, 77, died peacefully at Backus Hospital with his wife by his side on November 7th after a valiant battle with cancer.

Bruce, as he was called, was born in Providence, RI on July 2, 1940 to the late Wendell and Ruth (Lawton) Lund Sr. He achieved his Bachelor’s Degree from The University of Maine and owned and operated his own business Accurate Grinding in Warwick, R. I.

On Sept. 14th, 1963 he married his beloved wife Barbara (Simpson) at Sayles Memorial Church in Lincoln, RI. Outside of work and family time, Bruce loved to play golf every chance he could.

After Bruce retired, he and his wife moved to Uncasville enjoying their time together until his passing. He is survived by his wife Barbara, his children; W. Bruce Lund III and his wife Lorie, his daughter Cynthia Oatley and her husband Ronald, grandchildren; Allison, Thomas, Matthew, David, Samuel, Joshua, Emily and Zachary Lund, Ryan Booth and Ronnie Oatley , a brother M. Craig Lund and his wife Priscilla of Maine and many nieces and nephews.

Services are private at the convenience of the family.

Donation may be made in his memory to St. Jude's Children”s Hospital

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Sarah Salvas

December 16, 2017

I am so sorry for your family's loss. May God bless you all and help you find some peace.You now have an angel in Heaven.

Nick Verzillo

November 9, 2017

Thoughts and prayers go out to you Barbara, and your entire family. We are here for you during this difficult time.