Bruce O. Blandford, 84, of St. Cloud, passed away on Sunday, December 16th  in St. Cloud. He was born in Corona, NY on February 20, 1923 to Walter Blandford and Evangeline Porter. He moved to St. Cloud in 1957 from Wellington, UT. He was a heavy equipment mechanic. Bruce is survived by sons, Jackie (Lisa), Brent (Mary Lynn) and Buddy, all of St. Cloud, and Eddie (Joni) of West Jordan, UT; daughters, Patsy Danley (Richard) of St. Cloud, Peggy Preece (Don) and Marianne Showalter (Gary), both of Vernal, UT; brother, Jack of Massepequa Park, NY and sister, Muriel of Murrells Inlet, SC; 25 grandchildren, 43 great-grandchildren, several nieces and nephews. The viewing will be held from 6-8 p.m. Thursday, December 27th at Conrad & Thompson Funeral Home. A committal service will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, December 28th at the Florida National Veterans Cemetery, Bushnell. In lieu of flowers please make donations to Hospice of the Comforter, 480 W. Central Pkwy, Altamonte Springs, FL 32714. Conrad & Thompson Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.