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Ogdensburgh Cemetery
Saturday September 2nd, 2017
1:00pm - 4:00pm

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Stephen L. Bradley

RUSSELL-Funeral services for Stephen L. “Polar Bear” Bradley, 57, of Russell will be held on Saturday, September 2, 2017 at 4 p.m. at the LaRue & Pitcher Funeral Home with Deacon John White officiating.  A visitation will be held from 1 p.m. until the time of the service.  Burial will be held at a later date in Notre Dame Cemetery.    Mr. Bradley died unexpectedly on August 28, 2017 at St. Mary’s hospital in Amsterdam, NY.

Arrangements are under the direction of LaRue & Pitcher Funeral Home.

Stephen L. Bradley was born on October 27, 1959 in Ogdensburg, New York.  He was the son of Robert E. and Alice E. (Bell) Bradley.  He was a 1978 graduate of Ogdensburg Free Academy and earned his Automotive Repair Certificate from B.O.C.E.S.  He worked for Bradley’s Service Station and Acco Brands, earlier in his career.  Most recently he worked as a delivery man for the Woodchop Shop in Canton.  He was a member of the Ogdensburg Moose Lodge and the Quebec Brook Hunting Club.  He enjoyed gambling, playing cards, hunting and especially his work at the Woodchop Shop, most of all he loved spending time with his family and friends.  

He is survived by his mother, Alice E. Bradley of Ogdensburg, his brother, Scott Bradley of Ogdensburg and his sisters; Susan (Pat) Farrell of Ogdensburg, Shelly (Gary) Cook of Sangerfield, NY and Sharon Bradley of Ogdensburg. He is survived by his companion Dianna Paulson and many nieces, nephews, godchildren and cousins.

He was predeceased by his father Robert E. Bradley and his brother Robert E. Bradley Jr. in infancy.

In lieu of flowers the family asks that donations in Stephen’s memory be made to the Ogdensburg Boys and Girls Club 620 Patterson St. Ogdensburg, NY 13669 or to the Make-A-Wish Foundation  5005 Campuswood Dr, East Syracuse, NY 13057.

Online condolences may be made at www.LaRuePitcher.com.

As Stephen would say “Weeeeeeeeeee!”

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A candle was lit in memory of Stephen Bradley


So sorry to hear of Steve's passing!! We were shocked to see that he passed away
so young!! We cannot attend we have other things that we had to do!!! God Bless you all at this very sad time-may he rest in peace!!!! Thinking of you all, Karen and
Dan Harris


A candle was lit in memory of Stephen Bradley

Karen A.Morley Harris Sep 2 2017 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Stephen Bradley

Sam Downing Sep 1 2017 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Stephen Bradley

Barb Agen Sep 1 2017 12:00 AM

A Celebration of life will be held following funeral services at 713 Ford Avenue, Ogdensburg.

Bradley family Sep 1 2017 12:00 AM

I was so sorry to hear about Steve, he always had a smile whenever i saw him. My prayers go out to his family at this difficult time.

Sue Thompson Sep 1 2017 12:00 AM

Our sincere condolences to Steve's family . He was such a kind & very busy Man RIP Steven

Rob & Diane Winters Sep 1 2017 12:00 AM

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A candle was lit in memory of Stephen Bradley

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