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Brian Bradley

March 22, 1957 ~ March 21, 2018 (age 60)

Brian Francis Bradley, age 60, of rural Timewell, Illinois passed away at 8:59 a.m. Wednesday, March 21, 2018 at OSF Saint James - John W. Albrecht Medical Center in Pontiac, Illinois.

He was born March 22, 1957 in Dubuque, Iowa the son of Donald and Elizabeth “Bette” Kramer Bradley.  He married Kathryn Joanne Orr on February 11, 1978 in Mt. Sterling, Illinois and she survives.

Mr. Bradley was a farmer and graduated from Rushville High School with the class of 1975. 

Brian was a member of the The Crossing Church and always enjoyed sharing his faith with those around him.    His greatest joy was spending time and visiting with his family and many friends.

Survivors include his wife Kathy Bradley of Timewell, Illinois.  His mother Bette Bradley of Bolingbrook, Illinois.    3 children Alicia Kepley (Keith) of Ingraham, Illinois, James Bradley (Gina) of Mt. Sterling, Illinois and Chris Bradley of Peoria, Illinois.  6 grandchildren Joshua, Brian, Lucas and Kingston Kepley and Madeline and Maxwell Bradley.  2 brothers Mike Bradley (Chris) of Bakersfield, California and Brett Bradley (Kathy) of South Bend, Indiana.  4 sisters Sharon Asbury of Elkhart, Indiana, Patti Levi (Shlomo) of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Darla Bradley of Bolingbrook, Illinois and Colleen Graham (Clint) of Plainfield, Illinois also survives along with numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his father and 1 sister Cheryl Bradley.

Cremation will be accorded and a memorial service will be held at 4:00 p.m. Sunday, March 25, 2018 at The Crossing in Mt. Sterling with Keith Kepley officiating.

Visitation will be from 2:00 p.m. until the time of services on Sunday at the Church.

Memorials are suggested to The Crossing.

Condolences for the family may be left on line at

The Hendricker Funeral Home in Mt. Sterling is in charge of the arrangements.

Donations may be made to:

The Crossing
979 895 E Street, Mount Sterling IL 62353

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