Funeral services for Alden Bradley, 84, Eudora, will be held at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, August 28, 2021 at Warren-McElwain Mortuary in Lawrence. The service will be available on our website. Burial will follow at Clinton Cemetery. Alden passed away on Thursday, August 19, 2021 at his home.
Alden was born on June 4, 1937 in Lawrence, KS the son of Oral Albert and Lettie Viola (Talley) Bradley.
Alden graduated from Lawrence High school in 1955. He was a foreman for Farmland Industries, retiring after 36 years in 2000. Alden served in the US Army. Alden enjoyed spending time with family and friends, playing cards, Senior dances watching sports and making trips to Branson, MO. Alden was a life long farmer and loved raising Hereford cattle.
He married Mariann Thomas on October 9, 1960 in Augusta, Georgia. She survives of the home.
Other survivors include his children, Alden Bradley, Jr., Lenexa, Debbie Grosdidier, (Glen) Baldwin City, Allen Bradley, Eudora; three granddaughters, Alexandra Elzein (Ryan), Olathe, Margo Azoulay (Yariv), San Diego and Erin Grosdidier, Baldwin City; sister, Carol Bradley, Lawrence. He was preceded in death by his parents, brother, Edward and sister, Frances Mercer.
The family will greet friends one hour prior to the service at 9:00 a.m. Saturday, August 28, 2021 at Warren-McElwain Mortuary in Lawrence.
Memorial contributions may be made in Alden’s name to Visiting Nurses or Clearfield United Methodist Church and may be sent in care of Warren-McElwain Mortuary, 120 W. 13th Street, Lawrence, KS 66044.