Royce Gene Bridger
Royce Gene Bridger, 70, passed away on Thursday, November 9, 2023, in Newport News, VA. He worked for the Virginia Marine Resource Commission for 42 years as a Cartographer. Royce was a member of Chestnut Memorial United Methodist Church. He kept himself busy by joining the Tidewater Appalachian Trail Club and DeMolay International Club and became involved in Boy Scouts of America. Royce received his associate degree in photography from Thomas Nelson Community College.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Garland and Evelyn Bridger.
Royce is survived by his beloved wife of 47 years, Judy Bridger of Newport News, VA; son, Ben Bridger (Amanda) of Yorktown, VA; brother, Robert Bridger (Maureen) of Ormond Beach, FL; and niece, Erin Bridger of Ormond Beach, FL.
A visitation will be held at Chestnut Memorial United Methodist Church on Thursday, November 30, 2023, from 5:00-7:00 p.m. The memorial service will be held at Chestnut Memorial United Methodist Church on Saturday, December 2, 2023, at 11:00 a.m.