Obituary of Roger Bradt
Roger (Porky) Glenburne Bradt
Passed away unexpectedly on May 24. Affectionately known as “Porky”, Roger and wife Eeda proudly operated the family business, Bradt’s Towing, for over 40 years. Roger was a dedicated member of the Leamington Fire Department for just shy of 25 years, retiring as Captain in 1988. Roger is survived by his wife Eeda (Churchill), sons Paul (Earline), Michael (Sandee) and Todd. He was an indulgent grandfather to Meghan (Jake), Maia and Jordan, and just missed meeting his great-grandson Declan. Also remembered by Earline’s sons Kevin Morrison (Sheena) and Bryon Morrison (Carrie), and their children Levi, Mackenzie, Kelsey, Kaden, and Cameron. Roger was born in Leamington to Glenn (1965) and Doris (Scott) Bradt (1980). Survived by siblings Florence, Richard (Joan), Robert (Sylvia), David, Lorne (LeeAnn), and Becky (Dave). Brother in law to Vivian and Glen Collard and Pat and Roy Churchill locally, and Judy Pfaff, Cathy (Bill) Stone, Michael (Sharen) Churchill and Patrick (Lisa) Churchill in Michigan. Will be missed by his extended family including several nieces, nephews and cousins. The family is grateful to everyone at Franklin Gardens for the wonderful care Roger received while a resident. In lieu of flowers memorial donations to the Leamington Salvation Army Corps or charity of your choice would be appreciated. Visitation at Reid Funeral Home, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) on Wednesday, May 29 from 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. Service at 11 a.m. Thursday, May 30 with interment to follow at a later date. Firefighter walk through at 7 p.m. Wednesday evening.
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