Bruce Bradford

BRADFORD, Bruce O., 64, of Alpena died Thursday, Aug. 29, 2013, at home.

He is survived by two sons, Bret (Joelene) of Ossineke, and Tony (Paige) of Traverse City; seven grandchildren, Michaela, Joshua, Cody, Zachary, Gage, Bryson and Malachi; one brother, Gordon of Louisiana; four sisters, Barbara (Jerry) Sylvester of Alpena, Carol (Joe Fleck) Beaudion of Alpena, Katherine Szatkowski of Rolla, Mo., and Mary (LeRoy) Pinder of Lincoln; and several nieces and nephews.

Per his wishes, he has been taken from the Karpus-Hunter Funeral Home for cremation.

Friends and family will gather at the Karpus-Hunter Funeral Home on Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013, from 12 p.m. until the 2 p.m. memorial service begins with Rev. James Erikson officiating.

Interment: Grand Island Cemetery