July 1, 1950 - January 3, 2019
Bruce J. Uckotter, age 68 of Cincinnati, a 1968 Moeller HS graduate, passed away surrounded by his family, January 3, 2019 at the University Medical Center in Cincinnati. He was born in Deer Park, the son of Howard and Dorothy (nee Reichel) Uckotter who preceded him in death. Bruce was an IT manager with the Anderson Publishing Company retiring after 30+ years of service. On June 12, 1993 he married and is survived by his beloved wife of 25 years, Judi Uckotter (nee Fleissner), his loving children, Brent J. (fiancé Susan Kuerze) Uckotter and Ayrie (fiancé Michael Stone) Uckotter, his dear sisters Karen (John) Gaetz, Sue Utley, and Nancy (Rick) Cummins. Bruce leaves six loving grandchildren; Emma, Paige, Sophia, Skylar, Mason, and Blakely. A visitation will be held on Monday, January 7, 2019 at 9:30 am with a celebratory mass immediately following at 11 am at St. Columban Church, 894 Oakland Road, Loveland, Ohio 45140. Fr. Larry Tensi will celebrate the Mass. Inurnment will occur at a later date at Gate of Heaven Cemetery. In lieu of flowers Memorials in his honor can be made to www.melanomaknowmore.com where Bruce's oncologist, Dr. Philip Leming, is a key member of the research team.