Bruce Gossett

Bruce Gossett
Bruce Gossett

On Sunday, September 20, 2020, Bruce Gossett, 72, of Amarillo went home with the Lord.

Bruce was born November 27, 1947 to Martin and Kathryn Gossett. He graduated from Texas A&M in 1971 and he was a devoted Aggie until the end. Bruce’s magnetic personality easily won the heart of anyone he met, and in 1993, he married the love of his life, Linda. Over the next 27 years, Bruce and Linda shared amazing laughter and an unparalleled love. He was a big fan of the Cubs, enjoyed Las Vegas, and he was always ready to dance. Bruce could brighten the darkest days, and he will be tremendously missed.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Martin and Kathryn.

Bruce is survived by his wife, Linda; his brother, Byron; his three daughters, Joanna, Brandi, and Shawna; his sister-in-law, Tricia; his two sons-in-law, James and George; his step-daughter, Lacie; his step-son, Ryan; his two nephews, Clark and Jordan; his niece, Abby; and his nine grandchildren, Meggan, Brandon, Hadyn, Casyn, Karsyn, Bergan, Jordan, Blake, and Coby.

Services will be held on Wednesday, September 23, 2020 at the Boxwell Brothers Ivy Chapel, 2800 Paramount Blvd., at 1:00 P.M. Burial will be at Memory Gardens Cemetery. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, Amarillo.

In lieu of flowers the family asks that donations be made to the MS Society at

The family would also like to extend a special thanks to the BSA Hospice of the Southwest for their excellent care and the exceptional kindness during Bruce’s last days.

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9 Replies to “Bruce Gossett”

  1. Bruce was a friend & one of the most thoughtful person I have ever known. I met Bruce at Texas A&M like all that met Bruce liked him. Loved his laugh & was admired for his love of his FamilyBruce you will be missed but certainly not forgotten. Rest In Peace you certainly deserve that. David Ayres CLU’71 Dallas, tx

  2. So sorry for the family of Bruce
    Gossett, the family are good people. His dad Martin was who got us to the Dumas area. We were ever so grateful, to have a farm that had water for crops. My prayer are with you all. Mildred Wieck

  3. Bruce was a fine man. Although it has been several years since I have seen him, I always enjoyed him. May God bless all of the family.

  4. I am so blessed to have known Bruce and spend time with he and Linda on several occasions. He was a special man and will be missed by so many. Sending my love to Linda and the family.

  5. i am sorry for your loss and know the Lord will comfort you,
    It has been years su=ince i was on the district 4H council with Bruce as we were growing up.

  6. My heart goes out to the family of Bruce Gossett. I have known the Gossett’s for many years. I know Bruce will be missed by all of his family members. May God keep His loving arms around each and every one of you during this journey called grief.

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