Bruce A. Dooley

Bruce A. Dooley, age 59, died April 8, 2020 at St. Catherine Hospital in Garden City. He was born May 31, 1960 in Moorhead, MN the son of Eugene & Theresa (Muscha) Dooley.


Bruce grew up on the family farm near Casselton, ND. He later graduated from high school in 1979 in Chaffee, ND. Bruce moved to Garden City in the mid 1980’s and has lived in Garden City since. Bruce began working for Sunflower Electric Power Corp was currently working as a line crew supervisor. Bruce enjoyed hunting, fishing and 4-wheeling.


One August 31, 1991, he married Katherine “Kathy” Taylor in Garden City. She survives. Other survivors include a son, Wyatt Dooley of Hays, KS; his mother, Theresa Dooley of Casselton, ND; seven siblings, Becky Dooley (Jan Anderson) of Cloquet, MN, Don (Janie) Dooley of Wright, WY, Brian (Beth) Dooley of Spiritwood, ND, Darla (Keith) Hennen of Borup, MN, Joe (Kari) Dooley of Wheatland, ND, Steve (Amy) Dooley of Casselton, ND, & Rob (Perin) Dooley of Baldwin, WI; and many nieces and nephews. Bruce is preceded in death by his father.


Friends may call from 1 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Monday and from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Tuesday at Garnand Funeral Home in Garden City. A private family service will be held at a later date with burial at Deerfield Cemetery in Deerfield, KS. The family suggests memorials given to the Bruce Dooley Memorial Lineman Scholarship Fund in care of Garnand Funeral Home of Garden City. Condolences may be given at garnandfuneralhomes.com.