Roy BradburyFebruary 17, 1936 ~ July 10, 2017 (age 81)
Roy F. Bradbury passed away Monday, July 10, 2017 in the Visiting Nurse and Hospice Home, Fort Wayne, Indiana. He was 81.
One of five children born to Howard and Hazel (Wright) Bradbury, Roy was born February 17, 1936 in Atwood, Indiana. He attended Atwood High School.
He and Jean Moore Corson were married February 14, 1992 in Warsaw, Indiana.
A lifetime Kosciusko County resident, Roy worked in the maintenance department at Biomet for 13 years retiring in 2002.
He was a life member of Warsaw American Legion Post #49 where he had been its commander 3 times. He also was past president of the Warsaw Eagles. Roy proudly sat on the Board of Directors for the Kosciusko County Fairgrounds for 19 years. And he faithfully served as a volunteer fireman on the Warsaw Fire Department for 28 years.
In addition to his wife, Jean (Warsaw), survivors include 2 sons: John (companion, Becky May) Bradbury of Columbia City, Indiana and Scott Bradbury, Warsaw; 2 daughters: Sonja (Gary) Catherman of Goshen, Indiana; and Cindy Brown, Warsaw; 2 step-sons: Fred (Rebecca) Moore of Seven Lakes, Washington; and Donny Holbrook, Warsaw; 2 step-daughters: Joanna Moore of Bloomington, Indiana; and Kimberly (Michael) Nieckula of Valparaiso, Indiana; 3 grandchildren; 2 great grandchildren; 5 step-grandchildren; 2 step-great grandchildren; brother: Jack (Sandy) Bradbury of Waukegan, Illinois; and sister: Nancy Richards of Bensenville, Illinois.
Roy was preceded in death by son, Dan Bradbury (June 14, 2010), daughter-in-law: Millie Bradbury (August 23, 2010), granddaughter, Mindy Jones (January 1, 2012), 2 brothers: James Bradbury (August 8, 1992) and W. William Bradbury (February 21, 2008) and step-son: Michael Moore (January 10, 2007).
Visitation will take place Thursday, July 13th from 4:00 – 8:00 p.m. in Titus Funeral Home, Warsaw. Roy’s life will be celebrated Friday morning, July 14th, beginning at 10:00 a.m. in the funeral home. Reverend Roy Blake will officiate. Military honors will follow and be conducted by Warsaw’s American Legion Post #49 and VFW Post #1126. Burial will be at a later date in Oakwood Cemetery, Warsaw.
The family has asked that memorial contributions be directed to the American Legion Post #49, 301 N. Buffalo, Street, Warsaw, Indiana 46580.
The staff of Titus Funeral Home considers it an honor to care for the family and friends of Roy Bradbury.