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Owen Bradford

AGE: 81 • Wilmington

December 19, 2015. Owen Bradford, age 81 of Wilmington DE. Born in Brunswick, GA on August 24,1934. Owen was the son of Owen Elkins Fang and Anne Pizzini Fang Hadley. He graduated from Fort Washington-Lee High School, class of 1953. He continued his education graduating from Johns Hopkins University with an honors BA in Biological Sciences 1957. He did graduate studies in Humanities from University of Louisville 1960. Owen was a proud U.S.Army veteran. Owen taught high school math, physics and humanities in Middletown, KY. He moved to New York and became a caption editor for Time Life Science Books. He then worked with McGraw Hill, Great Books Encyclopedia Britannica. He retired from the State of Maryland running programs for child support and then energy management. In which he received a Governors Citation and nomination for 1991 most valuable employee award. In his leisure time, Owen enjoyed his love of books and politics. He will be dearly missed by family and friends.

Owen is survived by his wife Linda Bradford; one son Steven Greer (Christine); step-children Richard Greer (LeaAnne), Alison Taub (Stewart); four grandchildren Steven and Keith Greer, Christian and Alanna Taub; and one great-grandchild Chase Greer. In addition, he his survived by his brother Andrew Fang (Pat) their children Cynthia and Kevin. His other brother Don Fang (Karen) their children Barbara and Christina.

A memorial service will be held Saturday the 26th of December at 2:00 at St. Davids Episcopal Church. 2320 Grubb Rd., Wilmington DE 19810.

Published in The News Journal on Dec. 25, 2015
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