Bruce Allen Warden-El was born on March 11, 1953, to Majorie Warden-Lee and Tomas Collazo in New York. He came to Pittsburgh and lived with his grandparents George Warden Sr and Arma Jackson Warden.
Bruce was survived by his children Kelly (Javan) Gilliam, Jame Whittington, Shalinda Payne, and Yvonne "Joy" Denson. His grandchildren Brandon Gilliam, Breanne Gilliam, Kyriece Payne, Khyliyah Payne, Aniyah Payne, Tyjour Payne, Bless Payne, Praise Yarbrough, Legend Yarbrough, Tavion Ekunfeo, Heavenli Jones, Quinn Jones and a granddaughter on the way. His siblings Bonnie Warden-Scuglia (Bruno), Barbra Lee, Debbie Rice, Gwyn Lee-Campbell (Anthony), Andrew Lee (Desiree, Paul Lee. Kenneth Lee, and Robert Bey, his best friend/brother Barron El and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, good friend Nate Bey, and friends.
He was preceded in death by his brothers Peter Lee and Glen Lee and sister Theresa Lee.
If you knew Bruce, you know he loved having a good time, driving a nice car and dressing up. His last wishes were that everyone smiles ans laughs when they think of him.
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