Charles Bradley

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Charles Bernard Bradley

Nov. 9, 1943 -

Nov. 1, 2017

Charles B. Bradley passed away on November 1, 2017 in Sun City West, Arizona. He was born in Wheaton, Missouri on November 9, 1943, then spent most of his life in Albuquerque, New Mexico. After graduating from Highland High School, he served his country in the US Army and spent time in Korea. He operated a successful business as an independent auto wholesaler and financier. He was an outstanding athlete in his youth and an avid golfer and card player. He was a proud father, tenacious advocate, sharer of 'wisdom', and a forever loyal friend. He worked hard so that he could live life his way, which he did, to the very end.

Charles is survived by his wife, Mary Ann, his sister, Debbie and her husband, Roy Strahlendorf; daughters, Jennifer Zimmer, Beth Bradley and Sarah Hamblett and step daughter, Michel and her husband, Dan McIntyre; nephew, Justin Strahlendorf and nine grandchildren.

No services to be held.

Published in Albuquerque Journal on Nov. 5, 2017