Edgar Bradberry, age 82 years old, went to meet our Lord on October 18, 2013.
He was a Civil Service Employee, from Ft. Drum, N.Y. and a retired U.S. Army Reservist. He served 2 years active duty, War on the Atomic Bomb tests in Nevada, and also on Operation Snow Storm at Ft. Drum.
He was born in Iaeger, West Virginia on May 23, 1931 to Dewey and Nancy Roberts Bradberry. Graduated from Iaeger High School, worked for Sammy’s Gulf Station in Iaeger, Light and Power Co. before entering the service.
He married Melberta Aldous on August 2, 1953 in Canton, N.Y. When he was discharged from the service the couple lived in Watertown and later Sackets Harbor.
He was a member of Sackets Harbor Masonic Lodge, Lions, Life member of American Legion, an elder and deacon of the United Presbyterian Church.
He is survived by his wife and seven children: Karen and Jeffrey Strife of Watertown, Susan Chawgo of Sackets Harbor, Nancy Bradberry of Sackets Harbor, Allen and Cindy Bradberry of Sandy Creek, Kevin and Michele Bradberry of Lorraine, Sarah and Zachary Rogers of Sackets Harbor, and Darcy and Mark Smith of Fair Haven. He also has 16 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by sons Edson and James.
A funeral service will be 1:00 P.M. Tuesday October 22nd at the United Presbyterian Church in Sackets Harbor with Rev. Melody Long officiating.
Burial will be in Lakeside Cemetery with military honors. Calling hours will be Monday from 2-4 and 7-9 P.M. at Johnson Funeral Home, Dexter.
A Masonic service will be held at 7:00 P.M. Monday evening.
Donations may be made to Hospice of Jefferson County or the United Presbyterian Church of Sackets Harbor
Tuesday, September 1, 2015, Watertown, NY
Funeral Homes Listings
Bossuot-Lundy Funeral Home, Carthage
Calarco, D.L. Funeral Home, Watertown
Costello Funeral Service, Alexandria Bay
Cummings Funeral Service
Frederick Bros Funeral Home, Theresa
Hart & Bruce Funeral Home, Watertown
Johnson Funeral Home, Dexter
Reed & Benoit Funeral Home, Watertown
Cleveland Funeral Home, Watertown
Cleveland Funeral Home,,Cape Vincent
Becker-Cleveland Funeral Home, Chaumont
Bezanilla-McGraw Funeral Home, Carthage
T.R. Jetty Funeral Home, Clayton
Piddock Funeral Home, Adams
Adirondack Funeral Home, Croghan
Iseneker Funeral Home, Lowville
Scanlon Funeral Home, Croghan
Scanlon Funeral Home, Harrisville
Sundquist Funeral Home, Lowville
St. Lawrence County
IslandView Funeral Services, Morristown
Hammill Funeral Home, Winthrop
Buck Funeral Home, Norwood
Fox-McLellan Funeral Home, Ogdensburg
French Funeral Home, Gouverneur
Green Funeral Home, Gouverneur
Allen-Nichols Funeral Home, Ogdensburg
Frary Funeral Home, Ogdensburg
Lawrence Funeral Home, Canton
O'Leary Funeral Home, Canton
Allen-Denesha Funeral Home, De Kalb Junction
French Funeral Home Inc., Gouverneur
French Funeral Home Inc., Edwards
French Funeral Home Inc., Star Lake