1927 — 2021
Donald A. Bradley, 94, passed away on Friday, August 20, 2021 at his home in Stockton. Donald was born April 3, 1927 in Dubuque, IA, the son of Clifford and Clara Bradley. In 1944, at the age of 17, Don proudly enlisted in the Navy to help the WWII effort. Don married Shirley Smith in October of 1948. After his service, Don went to school under the GI bill and ended up wearing many hats - Electrical Repair, Boilerman, Welder, a Heating and Air Conditioning business, and finding his nitch at Atwoods Manufacturing in Stockton where he retired as one of the plant engineers in 1992 after 30 years. Don was a member of Holy Cross Catholic Church in Stockton and was very active in the community...