Official Obituary of

Edward A Bradley, Sr.

January 4, 1944 ~ February 27, 2023 (age 79) 79 Years Old

Edward Bradley, Sr. Obituary

     Edward A. Bradley, Sr. age 79 of New Bethlehem, passed away Monday afternoon, February 27, 2023 at the Clarview Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Sligo.

     Born January 4, 1944 in Climax, he was the son of the late Charles and Anna Wiant Bradley.

    He married the former Shirley J. Drayer on April 24, 1962 and she preceded him in death on July 18, 2002.

    Ed was a furniture sander for Crawford Furniture.

    Survivors include his son, Edward Bradley, Jr. of New Bethlehem and four grandchildren: Brent Orr, Misty Orr, Cody Thrush and Kyle Thrush.

     Ed is also survived by several great grandchildren.

     In addition to his parents and wife, he was preceded in death by his stepdaughter, Kathy Shealy.

    Family and friend will be received from 6-8 p.m. Thursday, March 2, 2023 at the Rupert Funeral Home and Cremation Service chapel, 233 Penn Street, New Bethlehem.

     Funeral services will take place at 11 a.m. Friday, March 3, 2023 in the funeral home chapel with Pastor Anthony Rosario-Adams officiating.

     Interment will follow in the Hawthorn Cemetery.

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March 2, 2023

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Rupert Funeral Home and Cremation Service
233 & 301 Penn Street
New Bethlehem, PA 16242

Funeral Service
March 3, 2023

11:00 AM
Rupert Funeral Home and Cremation Service
233 & 301 Penn Street
New Bethlehem, PA 16242


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