Bruce W. Althouse, 75, of Reading, passed away March 17, 2013 in his residence. Born in Reading on December 30, 1937 he was a son of the late William and Mary (McCaskey) Althouse. He was employed as a tradesman by Boyer's Floor Covering from 1957 until 2007. Surviving are a son Kenneth S. Althouse of Temple; a daughter Annette (Althouse) Wasson of Oceanside, California; 6 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren. Bruce was predeceased by his companion Marie (Grassi) Kline on December 9, 2011.