He was born August 10, 1936 to the late Charles “Blackie” and Rose (Gabbert) Paulin.
A 1954 graduate of Tell City High School, Bruce owned and operated Blackie Tire and Battery, INC. in Tell City. He was a member of Moose Lodge 1424 and enjoyed all sports and collecting old cars.
Surviving is his sister, Betty Gast and husband, Kenton of Cincinatti, OH and a brother, Charles Paulin and wife, Delores of New Jersey.
Funeral services will be at 11:00AM CDT Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at Zoercher-Gillick Funeral Home. Pastor Dan Hopkins will officiate. Burial will follow in Greenwood Cemetery. Visitation will be from 9:00AM until service time at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Kidney Foundation.