Richard P. Bradbury, 85, of West Norriton Township, PA, passed away March 7, 2019. He was preceded in death by his wife of 52 years, Elizabeth C. (Bayler) Bradbury, in 2007.
Born July 18, 1933, in Norristown, PA, he was a son of the late Harry and Emma (Dahms) Bradbury. He was a 1951 graduate of Norristown High School and was honorably discharged from the U. S. Coast Guard in 1954 and from the U. S. Coast Guard Reserve in 1959.
Mr. Bradbury was employed by Wonder Bread Co. of Norristown for many years. He was a member of Christ Church – United Church of Christ of Norristown, PA. He was an avid Bingo player and enjoyed playing cards.
Surviving are four children, Linda Bradbury of West Norriton, PA, Richard Bradbury, Jr. and his wife, Denise, of Skippack, PA, Cindy Drever and her husband, Richard, of Reading, PA, and Robert Bradbury of Schwenksville, PA; a brother, Glenn Bradbury of Coatesville, PA; 13 grandchildren and 18 great grandchildren. He is also survived by his companion, Marie Bertolette.
In addition to his wife, he was preceded in death by three siblings, Harry and William Bradbury, and Helen Johnson; and by a grandson, Robert S. Bradbury, Jr.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend his funeral service at 11AM on Tuesday, March 12, 2019, at R. L. Williams, Jr. Funeral Home, Inc., 3440 Skippack Pike at Cedars Rd., Skippack, PA, where friends may call for the viewing beginning at 10AM. Interment will follow at Limerick Garden of Memories. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in his memory to Christ Church – United Church of Christ, 1003 W. Marshall St., Norristown, PA 19401. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.RLWilliamsFuneralHome.com.