RICHBURG – Friends and associates of former Chester County Councilman Jim Bruce are devastated after his death early Wednesday morning.
Bruce died early Wednesday morning of cancer. He was 69.
Bruce was a county councilman from 2003 to 2006.
"He was a great person," said his wife, Carol. "We were married 43 years. We had our ups and downs like everybody."
Bruce was civic-minded, she said. It was often his top priority.
"That came first," she said.