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Bruce E. Mulford Jr.

Bruce E. Mulford Jr.

Bruce E. Mulford Jr., 70 of Brainerd, MN, died Thursday, April 18, 2019 at Essentia Health St. Mary's, Duluth from end stage Leukemia with his family by his side. Bruce was born November 28, 1948 in Goshen, NY to Bruce and Florence Mulford Sr. He graduated from high school in New York. Bruce served in the Marines in Vietnam and was a decorated war veteran. Bruce received several military honors including the Purple Heart. Following his time in the military he raised his family on the family farm and retired in Brainerd, MN. Bruce enjoyed photography, the outdoors and anything John Deere.

He was preceded in death by his father Bruce, siblings, Ronald, Dwight and Denise Prazak. Bruce is survived by his daughters, Yvonne Laughton and Yvette Anderson and son Edward Mulford. Grandchildren, Sean, Jessica and Will Laughton and Ryder Anderson. His mother, Florence Steven and several nieces and nephews. Services with military honors will be 12 noon Tuesday, April 23 at the Minnesota State Veterans Cemetery, 4777 Hwy 53, Saginaw, MN. Arrangements by Dougherty Funeral Home, Duluth, (218) 727-3555.