Bruce MacArthur passed away on Wednesday, June 15, 2016.
Obituary for Bruce D MacArthur
Bruce D. MacArthur, age 69, of Council Bluffs passed away June 15, 2016 at CHI Mercy Hospital.
He was born in Mason City, Iowa on November 27, 1946 to the late Jack and Bernida (Steinbeck) MacArthur. Bruce lived and worked in Clinton, Iowa for many years. He retired from the Union Pacific after 40 plus years of service. Since 1992 he had served as the General Chairman for the former CNW Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen and remained in that position until he retired in 2012.
Bruce is survived by his wife, Phyllis (Lemonds) MacArthur, and best buddy Mac(Boo); daughters, Andrea Erickson (Mark), Whitney MacArthur (Troy Hopkins); step-son, Stephen Lemonds; step-daughter, Jennifer Powell (Ryan); sister, Sherry Black (Bill); 4 grandchildren, Dakota, Vivian, Ava and Lulu; 2 step-grandchildren, Nina and Henry; a host of other family and friends.
Memorial service is 11:00a.m. on Tuesday at the Hoy-Kilnoski Funeral Home. The family will receive friends during the hour prior to the service. Inurnment is later that afternoon in the Westlawn-Hillcrest Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to the American Heart Association.