Bruno was born in Albertville, SK on September 30, 1932. He was the fourth of 12 children born to Gilles and Maria Painchaud.
Bruno married Angeline (predeceased December 30, 1989) on August 2, 1955. Together they had 5 children, Alice (Denis) Prince, Doris (Al) Broadbent, Denise (Robert) Marcotte, Raymond (predeceased June 1, 1982), and Claudette (Doug) MacIsaac. Bruno had 14 grandchildren: Jennifer, Stephanie, Ashley, Gillian, Bryan, Micheal, Sarah, Joshua, Justin, Kelsie, Dallas, Aaron and Holly and 17 great-grandchildren.
Bruno remarried on August 31, 1996 to Cecile Larivierre, embraced by the family were her children: Robert (Rachelle), Carole, Denis (Carmen), her grandchildren: Martin, Julie, Natalie, Francois, Jennie, Michelle, Raelee, Reggie, Rodney and her great-grandchildren.
Bruno was a true cowboy at heart. He was happiest when he was spending time with his family and friends, his horses, playing music or tinkering in his shop. Bruno was loved by everyone he met and will be forever missed.
A Funeral Service will be held on Tuesday, July 16, 2013 at 10:30 am with viewing a half-hour prior at Our Lady of Mercy Parish, Enoch Reserve.