He was born on July 7, 1938, in Blue Hill, ME, to Leon and Frances (Bartholomew) Bradley. He grew up and attended high school in Maine and was married to Patricia M. Thomas, who preceded him in death. He retired in 1979 from the United States Air Force and had formerly worked at Bibber & Sons Funeral Home in Maine.
He moved to North Webster 8 years ago from South Carolina and attended the North Webster United Methodist Church.
Mr. Bradley is survived by a son: Brian Bradley, North Webster; a stepson: Daniel Tarr, Syracuse, Ind.; a sister: Sally Cutler, California; and a brother: Walt Bradley, Maine.
He was preceded in death by his parents and wife.
Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 14, at Owen Family Funeral Home, North Webster. Memorial services will follow at 7 p.m. Tuesday in the funeral home with Pastor David Smitley of the church officiating.
Memorial bequests may be given to the North Webster Fire Department, P.O. Box 292, North Webster, IN 46555. Envelopes are available at the funeral home.