Charles "Bucky" Edward Bradley, age 75, of Coulters, died on Saturday July 29, 2017 at home.
Born March 15, 1942, in McKeesport, he was the son of the late Kennith and Ruth (Sullinger) Bradley and the husband of Donna (Walker) Bradley for the last 53 years. Bucky was a laborer and heavy machine operator for the county for 35 years. He also owned his own asphalt business. He enjoyed trucks and anything with a machine. He took pride in keeping his yard well kept and rode the tractor almost every other day. He spent time with friends and always ended up playing card games in the yard. In his earlier years, Bucky was an avid outdoors man that always had a hunting dog. In addition to his wife, Bucky is survived by his daughter, Dana (Raymond) Cook of McKeesport; granddaughter and pride and joy, Taylor Cook of McKeesport; and brother, Ken Bradley of McKeesport. He was preceded in death by his son, Charles "Danny" Bradley. Family and friends will be received at the Willig Funeral Home & Crematory on Tuesday August 1, 2017 from 1-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. Mass of Christian burial will be Wednesday, August 2, 2017, 10 a.m. at St. Patrick Church, with Father Thomas Galvin as celebrant. Burial will follow in Coulter Cemetery. Memorial contributions are suggested to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital at 501 St. Jude Place Memphis, TN 38105 or the White Oak Animal Safe Haven at 2295 Lincoln Way, White Oak, PA 15131. Condolences may be shared at www.willigfuneralcremationservices.com.
Originally published July 31, 2017.