Posted: Wednesday, April 3, 2013 5:00 pm
John C. Bradford, 90, Inverness, Fla., died March 28, 2013.
Funeral services of remembrance were held at 1 p.m. Tuesday from Chas. E. Davis Funeral Home with military honors. Burial followed at Florida National Cemetery.
A native of Greenfield he was born Dec. 21, 1922, son of the late Happle and Susie (Bell) Bradford. He served in the United States Army during World War II. He moved to Inverness from Martin, where he was a union pipe fitter for 40 years.
Survivors include his wife, Pearl of Inverness; two children, John Bradford of Bowling Brook, Ill. and Linda Sue Grogan of Sharon; two stepsons, Thomas Wilson of Inverness, and William Wilson of Stillman Valley, Ill.; one sister, Edna Olechnowicz of Chicago, Ill.; five grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
He was also preceded in death by one daughter, Deborah Bradford.