Bruce Savage 70, died in Lewes DE on January 9, 2021 due to complications from the Covid virus. He was born July 7, 1950 in Rocky Mount, NC and grew up in Tarboro, NC. His parents were the late Pauline Harrell Savage and William Savage. He had a younger brother, Wayne, who died as a teenager. Upon graduating from East Carolina University, he moved to the Washington, DC area where he worked as a communications specialist. In this role, he developed corporate communication strategies for several companies and organizations including Riggs Bank, American Gas Association and the Manufactured Housing Association. In 2015 he married Irving (“Sonny”) Stedman, Jr. his partner of more than thirty years. They lived in Vienna, VA and built a second home in Lewes in a secluded spot overlooking Rehoboth Bay to which they retired. Mr. Stedman died in 2018. He leaves behind a loving family of friends. A family service will be held at a later date.