Bruce H. Relyea


Bruce H. Relyea, 75, passed away on Monday, June 4, 2018 at his home. Born in Schenectady, NY on February 18, 1943, he was the son of August “Gus” Relyea and Elizabeth Dean. He was a Navy veteran serving in Vietnam.

Bruce worked for Laborers Union Local 157 of Schenectady. He was a member of American Legion Post 234 of Ballston Spa and a past member of the Gerald BH Solomon Saratoga National Cemetery Honor Guard Association. He enjoyed hunting and camping.

He was predeceased by his father Gus, mother Elizabeth, son Kenneth and brother Allan. Bruce is survived by his longtime companion Debbie Bouchard and her children Michelle Theriault, Mark Bouchard and Michael Bouchard (Christine); his daughter Danielle Relyea; grandchildren Kendra Almeida (Gavin), Cortney Relyea, Aubrey Theriault, John Buckley, Maddison Bouchard and Cameron Bouchard; great granddaughter Paige; siblings John Reylea (Linda), Linda Stack (Doug), Sandy Fain and Barbara Alfree; and several nieces and nephews.

Relatives and friends are invited to call on Sunday, June 10 from 4pm to 7pm at Armer Funeral Home, Inc., 39 East High Street, Ballston Spa. A time of sharing will be held 10am Monday, June 11 at the funeral home. Burial with military honors will follow at the Gerald BH Solomon Saratoga National Cemetery, Duell Road, Schuylerville.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Community Hospice of Saratoga, 179 Lawrence Street, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866.

Guest Book

Stacy St Gelais

Danielle,
I am so sorry for your loss. I am here if you need anything. You and your mom are in my thoughts and prayers.

Love ya D!

Sonja Daub

May love be what you remember most. Danielle, this is so not easy. I know your heart... it's a beautiful one and I know it aches right now. I hope knowing that you are surrounded by so much love that it will bring your soul some comfort during this difficult time. I am truly so VERY sorry for the loss of your father. You are in my thoughts and prayers.

Terri Rea

Danielle, I am very sorry for your loss. I am thinking of you and your family at this difficult time.

Dale-Ann Brown

D, I am so very sorry for your loss. He will be laid to rest in a beautiful, peaceful, cemetery. Stay Strong.

Chris Stranahan

Danielle, I am so very sorry for the loss of your father. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

Dana Chojecki

Melissa and Danny I am so sorry for your loss. Your family is in my prayers.

Terri and Dave Bryant

So sorry for your loss. Thoughts and prayers are with you.