Bruce Farnsworth Death – Renowned Pat’s Pizza owner Bruce Farnsworth has passed away unexpectedly. Bruce Farnsworth also known to many as “Carl Bruce Farnsworth” and “Pat Junior” was confirmed dead by his official page, Pat’s Pizza Orono. Bruce died today, Monday, the 6th of November 2023. He leaves everyone with many fond memories of the restaurant.
Pat’s Pizza Orono (official) released a statement regarding the passing of Bruce Farnsworth:
“It is with much sadness we want all our faithful customers and all our new customers to know that Carl Bruce Farnsworth “ Pat Junior “ passed away today November 6, 2023. “Bruce” leaves everyone with many fond memories in the restaurant.”
The cause of Bruce Farnsworth’s death has not been released. Pat’s Pizza announced on Facebook they will hold a celebration of life in the spring and are planning a charity car show to honor Farnsworth who was a car enthusiast.
About Bruce Farnsworth
He owned the popular Pat’s Pizza in Orono, where Bruce found joy in interacting with customers and playfully engaging with children while working behind the counter. Known for his warm demeanor and compassionate nature, Bruce was a delight to converse with, always making visitors feel cherished and valued.
His genuine smile and welcoming conversations gave the impression that he eagerly awaited each person’s arrival. A pillar of the community on Mill Street, Bruce was recognized for his unwavering support of local businesses, fostering a sense of kinship among patrons as if they were part of a larger family.
Those who worked alongside him at Pat’s fondly recall his lighthearted management style, which added an extra layer of enjoyment during hectic hockey rushes. His generosity extended beyond mere courtesy, as he often added an extra touch to every pizza order, exemplifying his thoughtful and caring nature. Bruce’s presence became an integral part of numerous cherished childhood memories, solidifying his status as a beloved figure in the community.
Bruce Farnsworth obituary and funeral arrangements will be announced at a later date by the family.
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