Joan Maxine Bradley, 93, Wabash, died at 10:36 a.m., Thursday, Aug. 19, 2021, at Parkview Wabash Hospital. She was born Nov. 18, 1927, in Ijamsville, to Harvey M. and Beulah (Eakright) Fry.
Joan was a 1945 graduate of Wabash High School. She married John Richard Bradley in Wabash on November 18, 1946; he died June 23, 2006. She was a homemaker and also worked several years at the Winchester Senior Center in Wabash. Joan was a member of the Wabash First Church of God. She enjoyed oil painting, playing the piano, word puzzles and gardening.
She is survived by four children, Rex (Carol) Bradley of Alto, Ga.; John (Kay) Bradley and Jay (Kathy) Bradley, both of Wabash; and Jo Ellen (Brian) Bradley of Huntington; seven grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren, brother, Sam (Gaye) Fry of Wabash,; and sister, Nancy Christie of Urbana. She was also preceded in death by her parents, brother, Glen Fry, three sisters, Betty Bradley, Margorie Ray, and Mary Wright, and her granddaughter, Kelly McQue.
Funeral services will be 2 p.m., Wednesday, Aug. 25, at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Avenue, Wabash, with Pastor Robb Rensberger officiating. Burial will be in Memorial Lawns Cemetery, Wabash. Friends may call 4-7 p.m. Tuesday, at the funeral home.
Preferred memorial is Wabash First Church of God.