Richard A. Bradley WAXHAW - (68) Richard died peacefully at his home surrounded by his loving family on Monday, March 18, 2013. Richard was born on Sept. 3, 1944 in Clifton Forge, VA. He was a graduate of Newport News High School in 1962, and retired in 2004 from Avaya in south Florida before moving to Waxhaw NC. Richard is survived by his mother Mildred Bradley of Pineville NC; his loving wife, Martha Bradley; son Richard Bradley Jr. and wife Kelly of Winter Garden Fl., son David Bradley and wife Denise of Prairieville, La., Son Michael Alexander and wife Yery; daughter Angela Rushing and husband Jesse of Royal Palm, Fl. daughter Michelle Descalzi and husband Eduardo of Charlotte NC.; Grandchildren include Ryan, Taylor, Jack, Sophie, Grace, Ally, Michael, Alex, Brittany, Daniel and Dustin. And his best friend and side kick "Buster". Richard was truly loved and will be greatly missed by his family and friends. Services will be held at Heritage Funeral Home, 3700 Forest lawn Drive, Matthews at 11:00 am on Thursday, March 21, 2013. In lieu of flowers, the family has asked that you make monetary donations to the Children's Cancer Foundation in his name. Arrangements are in the care of Heritage Funeral Home, Weddington Chapel. An online guestbook is available at www.heritagecares.net.
Published in Charlotte Observer from Mar. 20 to Mar. 21, 2013