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Donald L. Bradford

January 17, 1953 ~ October 13, 2017 (age 64)

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Donald L. “Doc” Bradford, age 64, of Dover, DE passed away on Friday, October 13, 2017 at his home.

Mr. Bradford was born on January 17, 1953 in Jacksonville, FL, the son of the late John and Marion Bradford.

He worked for 30 years, retiring in 2009 from the DelDot Cheswold Yard, Area 8, as a Heavy Equipment Operator.

Doc was an avid music, Steelers, and NASCAR fan, coin collector, and train hobbyist.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Vera Bradford; and his brother, Bradley Bradford.

He is survived by two sons, Nathan and his wife Melissa of Smyrna, DE and Eric of Dover; a daughter, Erin also of Dover; a granddaughter, Evelyn Sophia of Smyrna; and a number of nieces, nephews, in-laws, and extended family members. He is also survived by his brother, Jay Bradford; and his sister, Deborah Pressley.

A viewing will be held on Wednesday, October 18, 2017 from 9 am to 11 am in the Faries Funeral Chapel, located at 29 S. Main St., Smyrna.

Funeral services will begin at 11 am.

Burial will follow in Odd Fellows Cemetery, Smyrna, DE.

Condolence letters may be sent by visiting www.fariesfuneralhome.com.


 Service Information

Visitation
Wednesday
October 18, 2017

9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Faries Funeral Home
29 S. Main St
Smyrna, DE 19977

Funeral Service
Wednesday
October 18, 2017

11:00 AM
Faries Funeral Home
29 S. Main St
Smyrna, DE 19977


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