Mr. Bruce Margolis

  • Born: May 9, 1952
  • Died: September 30, 2021
  • Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Geitner/Givnish Funeral Home, Inc.

6230 North 5th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19120

Tel. (215) 224-6300

Tribute & Message From The Family

It is with great sadness that we report the passing of our beloved brother Bruce Margolis on Thursday, September 30th. Born, May 9, 1952, Bruce will be deeply missed by his twin sister Sue Margolis Detwiler of Sellersville, PA and older sister Bonnie Margolis of Stanford CT.
Raised in Mt. Airy and a lifelong Philadelphian, Bruce was predeceased by his mother Sylvia, father Daniel, and older brother Benjamin Robert Margolis of Pacific Palisades, CA. He is also survived by his devoted brother-in-law Lloyd Detwiler, two nephews, Brandon Detwiler and Jay Margolis and many cousins.
The family would like to express their gratitude to the staff of Vitas Hospice at Jefferson Methodist in South Philly who cared for Bruce with infinite kindness and love. Bruce had the most radiant smile and generous and loving heart. Loving connection is eternal.
Rest in Peace Bruce, you will always be very much alive in our hearts.
Services for Bruce will be held on Sunday, October 10 at Craft Givnish Funeral Home of Abington 1801 Old York Road, Abington, PA 19001. Relatives and friends are invited to Bruce's Life Celebration visitation beginning at 2pm. Services will begin at 3pm. Interment will be private.


Condolence & Memory Journal

I'm deeply sorry to hear of Bruce's passing. I only knew him thorough his dear sister Bonnie, but know that a very special person would inspire that kind of love, care and devotion. Sincere condolences to the family.

Posted by Amy Linton - Atlanta, GA - friend   October 10, 2021

So sad to loose a deepest condolences love from almost cousin Carol Corbman Branca

Posted by Carol Corbman-Branca - PA - Family   October 09, 2021

Sorry for your loss. I remember Bruce from Mt Airy and we're fellow classmates at McCloskey. He will always be remembered

Posted by Roberta Heisman Snyder - Valrico, FL - Classmate   October 09, 2021

My condolences to Bonnie and Susan and those who knew Bruce. May his memory Bev's blessing. With love, Cousin Shelley

Posted by Shelley Herman - Valley Village, CA - Family   October 09, 2021


My brother had a kind and loving heartand a smile that would light up all on whom it shined. I would like to express my deepest gratitude to all who showed him kindness and welcomeincluding the many friend he made amongst the employees at Temple University hospital who greeted him like family during his daily visit Epps there some years back, and the caring staff of Vitas Hospice at Jefferson Methodist Hospital in Philadelphia. Grateful for the love and Light I knew from my little brother. See you on the other sideever present in my heart. Pleasant dreams

Posted by Bonnie Margolis - Stamford, CT - Family   October 09, 2021

With our deepest sympathy. May your heart and soul find peace and comfort during this difficult time. Sincerely
Family Carreno-Gamboa

Posted by Ximena Carreno - Philadelphia, PA - Friend   October 07, 2021

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A few years ago on Chestnut Street in West Philly.