Alfred's Story

MILLINOCKET - Alfred Goodwin Bradbury, Jr. "Ted", 64, died Saturday, October 3, 2015, at his home on Smith Pond. He was born September 27, 1951 in Lincoln, the first son of Alfred and Eileen (DeWitt) Bradbury Sr.

He graduated from Stearns High School. Following high school he enlisted in the U.S. Navy where he served on the USS Lexington. After his service he met the love of his life and settled back down in his home town of Millinocket. Ted worked for Great Northern Paper Co. for 40 years ending his career as Maintenance Supervisor. Ted loved the outdoors, he was an avid hunter, fisherman and downhill skier. You could often find him riding the back roads with his grandson Wesley. He loved to spend his evenings at his home on Smith Pond, watching the fish jump and listening to the loons call.

He was a loving son, husband, father and grandfather.

He is survived by his wife of 31 years, Terrylyn (Depoorter) Bradbury; his three children, Kristen, Melanie and Miles Bradbury and the light of his life, his grandson, Wesley Keim; his parents Alfred and Eileen (DeWitt) Bradbury Sr.; a sister, Susan Martin and her husband Dennis, a brother, Paul Bradbury, all of Millinocket, and many nieces and nephews.

Friends are invited to visit with the family 6-8 P.M. Tuesday, October 6 at the Lamson Funeral Home, 11 Tamarack St., Millinocket. Graveside services, with military honors, will be held 11 A.M. Wednesday, October 7 at the Millinocket Cemetery with the Rev. Bob Landry officiating. Gifts in memory of Ted may be sent to the Friends of Squaw Mountain, P.O. Box 307, Greenville Junction, ME 04442. Messages of condolence may be expressed at www.lamsonfh.com.
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