BLOOMFIELD, NJ - A memorial service for Bruce Arlett Sr, the 'Voice of the Bengals' will take place Saturday October 28 at 4 p.m. on Foley Field.
Arlett spent the majority of his career in the beer industry. Later in life he followed his passion for theology and became a lay minister assisting both Church on the Green & Watchung Presbyterian Church.
He spent his weekends in the fall in the press box at Foley Field announcing for the Bloomfield Bengal football team with his favorite phrase AND THAT’S A BLOOMFIELD BENGAL FIRST DOWN! Bruce was a master mason and member of Peninsula Lodge #99.
He will always be remembered for his love of life sports knowledge and his Words with Friends game play. In lieu of flowers Please consider donating to the Bruce S. Arlett Sr. Scholarship fund who will help a senior student who exhibits Bengal Pride. Checks should made out to Fifth Quarter Club and on the memo line write Bruce S. Arlett Sr. Scholarship.
Bruce Arlett Sr. Obituary: Bruce S Arlett Sr. Dec 17, 1959 - Oct 7, 2017
In the event of incelement weather, the memorial will be moved to Bloomfield High School on Broad Street.