Platt Jr, Bruce H, 68, of New Port Richey, Florida, passed away on March 24, 2015. Bruce was born to the late Bruce and Mary Parsons Platt in Ashland, Kentucky. Now semi-retired, he previously worked for his family’s business, the C.H. Parsons Company of Ashland. He was a graduate of Staunton Military Academy, Virginia and the University of Kentucky. He was also a member of Kappa Alpha, a Kentucky Colonel, and a past President of the Ashland Area Chamber of Commerce. Bruce loved his family, friends, golf, sunshine and the beach. He was an avid UK Wildcat fan and so proud of their current undefeated season on their way to the NCAA Final Four. He is survived by his loving wife, Linda; daughter, Debbie (Chris) Estep; sister, Lucy (Jack) Cornett; and grandchildren, Marie, Brock and Kaitlyn . A celebration of life is to be held on Saturday, April 11, 2015 at 4 pm at the First United Methodist Church of New Port Richey, 5901 Indiana Avenue, New Port Richey, Florida, 34652. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to HPH Marliere Hospice Care Ceneter, 6807 Rowan Road, New Port Richey, Florida, 34653.