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Reginald Bruce Fleming

b. 7 September 1929, d. 15 August 2016
Bruce Fleming, circa 1950

Detailed biography

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Reginald Bruce Fleming was born on 7 September 1929 in Young.1,2,2


FatherReginald Angus Fleming (b. 11 September 1908, d. 22 May 1984)
MotherStella Jolliffe (b. 1 May 1910)

Family life

Reginald Bruce Fleming and Halvene Therese Kessey were engaged on 27 March 1954 at 13 Sturt Street in Bourke, New South Wales, Australia.3 He and Halvene Therese Kessey were married on 1 March 1955 in Bourke.1,4,5,6

Children with Halvene Therese Kessey (b. 6 February 1934, d. 6 October 2005)

SonJames Michael Fleming (b. 15 December 1955)
DaughterShae Therese Fleming (b. 21 June 1957)
DaughterPeta Patricia Fleming (b. 11 December 1960)
SonPatrick Bruce Fleming+ (b. 12 May 1967)

Working life

  • On 15 December 1955 Reginald Bruce Fleming was a book keeper.1


Reginald Bruce Fleming died from bowel cancer on 15 August 2016 at age 86 in Monash. He was buried on 18 August 2016 in Bathurst.


  1. [S283] Birth Certificate Vol 1956 No 16978, James Michael Fleming, (19 January 1956), NSW Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages.
  2. [S302] Death Certificate, Reginald Angus Fleming, Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, NSW, Vol 1984 No 11115.
  3. [S698] Engagements, The Sydney Morning Herald, 27 Mar 1954, p56.
  4. [S699] Obituary: Halvene Therese Fleming (nee Kessey) 1934-2005, The Western Herald, top left, 10 Nov 2005, p6.
  5. [S700] Married 50 years, The Western Herald, main article, 3 Nov 1978, front page.
  6. [S611] NSW Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, Index to NSW Marriages, (Registry of BDM).
Last Edited15 May 2019