May 31, 2021

BARABOO - Bruce Richard Towns of Baraboo, age 66, went to be with his savior on Monday, May 31, 2021 after a long-fought battle with cancer. Bruce was born in Edgerton, WI to Richard and Ruth (Sunby) Towns. He was the oldest of 5 boys.

From a young age Bruce loved to play sports from basketball, baseball and football in high school, to golf as he matured. Bruce graduated from UW Whitewater in business.

Bruce married Arlene on June 14, 2002. They lived in Sparta and Baraboo, WI. He leaves behind his wife Arlene and two daughters Tamara Towns-Pozorski (husband John) and Rachel Dingus (husband Scott).

Other survivors include his parents Richard and Ruth (Sunby) Towns and 4 brothers Steve (wife Debi), Mark (wife Pat), John (wife Lisa), and Scott (wife Nancy) and his nieces and nephews. Stepdaughters Dana Burroughs (husband Pat) and Kim Meyer. Grandkids: John Joseph Pozorski III, Roman Pozorksi, Isabelle Dingus, Preston Dingus. Step Grandchildren: Sophia Burroughs, Nora Taylor, Coleman Meyer, Wilson Meyer, Mac Meyer, and Anessa Anderson.

His fun-loving personality will be missed by many.

In lieu of flowers memorials can be made to The Fulton Church Building Fund, 9209 N. Fulton Street, Edgerton, WI 53534.

A gathering celebrating his life will be held on Saturday, June 5th, at noon at the Baraboo Arts Center, 323 Water Street, Baraboo.

A service celebrating his life will be held on Sunday, June 6, at 1:00 PM at the Fulton Church, in Fulton, WI. Condolences may be to the family at

Redlin Funeral Home

Evans Print & Media Group

1302 River Rd.
P.O. Box 252

Sparta, WI 54656-0252

Office Number: (608) 269-3186
Fax Number: (608) 269-6876