Bruce Holdsworth, 66, Palmyra

Bruce Holdsworth, 66, of Palmyra passed away Jan. 17, 2020.  
Bruce was born in Syracuse on Aug. 8, 1953, to George and Della (Halm) Holdsworth.
He was a retired Branch Manager at Midwest Farmers Coop.
He is survived by his wife Cathy Holdsworth, his son Aaron Holdsworth, his daughters Stephanie and Kayleen Holdsworth; 6 grandchildren, two great-grandchildren, his father George, sister Kathy Gress, and mother in law Yvonne Sterns; and many brothers in law, sisters in law, nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his mother Della, brother Richard, and sister Connie.
 Bruce was a member of Bennet Community Church, currently serving as the Board Chairman. He was also a member of the Syracuse Country Club.  
Softball was his passion, Bruce was a player on numerous men’s fast-pitch teams in Nebraska, who travelled around the country to play in various tournaments.
He was also a past coach of several girls’ fast-pitch softball teams in the Bennet area.
A visitation will be held at Roper & Son’s South, 3950 Hohensee Drive, on Jan. 21, 2020 from 4 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. with family greeting from 6 p.m. until 7:30 p.m.
A funeral service will be held at the Bennet Community Church, 350 Monroe St, Bennet, NE 68317, at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 22, with Pastor Darin Corder officiating. Private family interment prior to services.
Memorials may be to the family for future designation.
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