Bradley, Walter E. (November 4, 1906 - December 8, 1977)
Walter Bradley, 59, died last
Douglas Budget - December 15, 1977Services were held Monday at the Stark-Lapham Funeral Home at Douglas for Walter E. Bradley, 59, who died last Thursday at Natrona County Memorial Hospital following a short illness.
He was born Nov. 14, 1906, at Elm Creek, Nebr. and came to Wyoming 40 years ago. He had lived in Casper for the past 10 years.
Bradley had been employed as a heavy equipment operator until his retirement.
On April 16, 1974 he married Juanita Branom Rice at Berthoud, Colo.
Bradley was a member of the Bethel Baptist Church and had also served as a trustee and usher. He was also a longtime supporter of the First Baptist Church of Douglas.
He was a member of Meals on Wheels for which he was a driver.
He was also a member of the Eskimo Squad of Meals on Wheels. Bradley was a union representative of Local No. 326 of the International Union of Operating Engineers and the I00F Lodge No. 22 and Rebekah Lodge No. 13 of Casper.
Besides his wife, Juanita, he is survived by one stepson, J.S. Rice of St. Louis; four brothers, Eli Bradley of Anaheim, Calif., Burl Bradley of Loveland, Colo., Harold Bradley of Port Angeles, Wash., and Ira Bradley of Desert Hot Springs, Calif.; and two sisters, Lottie Boeve of Berthoud, Colo and Mary Bretz of Denver. He is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by one brother and one sister.
Burial was at Douglas Park Cemetery with Fraternal Services by Douglas I00F Lodge.