Edward R. Bradley age 85, of Rockford, Illinois went home to be with the Lord Tuesday September 8th, 2020. He was born June 29th, 1935 in Bloomington, Illinois to Frank and Lilian (Sigler) Bradley. He served his country in the United States Marine Corps. He went on to marry his love, Ada Krus on January 30th, 1955 after which Ed learned his trade as a glass installer in which he worked many years. He spent 12 years as Village President (1977-1989) in Davis Junction, Treasurer of Sanitation District; 16 years as a volunteer Fireman and former Trustee of the Fire District; plus, a Charter Member of Len-Scott-Rock Historical Society.
Survived by his wife Ada of 65 years.
Son Edward Bradley Jr, Daughter Donna (Larry) Fender. Grandchildren, Kathy (Aaron Fulrath) Fender, Eric (Sarah) Fender, Sara (Adam) Elkins Bradley, Paul Bradley, Laura Bradley. Great Grandchildren, Kara, Korbin, Brennan, Lillie, Carsen, Avery, Abigail, and Caydn. Brother Jerry Bradley, Sister in law Wanda. Many nieces and nephews.
He is preceded in death by his Parents, Son Mike Bradley, Daughters, Patty, Connie. Siblings Rita, Eleanor, Barb, Lonnie, Dixie, and great granddaughter Evelyn.
Funeral Service will be Friday September 11th, 2020, time 2:00 p.m. at Rockford United General Baptist Ministries, 3126 Marshall Street, Rockford, IL. 61109 Pastor Dr. Wayne Hodge Officiating. Friends may call from Noon until time of service at the Church. Sundberg Funeral Home is caring for the family.
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