Bradley Gene "Brad" Yeagy, 77, Summitville, passed away on Sunday. Jan. 29, 2017.
Brad was born on Sept. 22, 1939 in Greentown to Emery and Mary Ann (Moulder) Yeagy and has lived in Summitville the remainder of his lifetime. He was a graduate of Summitville High School Class of 1957. He served with the United States Army from 1963 to 1969. Brad was a former member of the American Legion and the Eagles Lodge. During his high school years, he excelled in sports and worked in tandem with his brother Bruce, Brad's pitching to Bruce's catching and so forth. He played softball and basketball and was a fan of Syracuse University Athletics. Brad was a hard worker and had a big heart for people. He devoted himself to his family and helped to raise his grandchildren.
Survivors include daughter, Sherry Bright, Summitville; grandchildren, Dustin Carper (Erica Funk), Anderson, Amber Carper, Indianapolis, and Derek Tulowitzky, Muncie;great-grandchildren, Kaicen Carper and Cameron Carper; brother, Bill (June) Yeagy, Summitville; sister, Barbara Saubert, Alexandria; sisters-in-law, Pam Yeagy and Geri Yeagy, of Alexandria; and several nieces and nephews.
Brad was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Annie, in 1967; brothers, Bob, Bruce and Blaine Yeagy; and sister, Beverly Meska.
Family and friends are invited to call at the Owens-Noffze Funeral Home, 1009 West Walnut Street in Summitville on Friday, Feb. 3, 2017 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. A procession will leave the funeral home for graveside services at Grant Memorial Park in Marion. Military honors at the cemetery will be provided by the United States Army and the Elwood VFW #5782 Honors Team.
The family would extend their heartfelt thanks and appreciation to the staff and doctors at Community Hospital ICU for their loving care of Brad and his family.
On-line condolences may be left at owensmemorialservices.com.
Published on January 31, 2017