On November 14, 2016 our beloved Tom Bradshaw passed in peace and dignity into the arms of our Lord at the age of 93 years.
Among those left to mourn and celebrate his beautiful life are his loving wife of 68 years Maureen–semicolon– daughters Barbara Switzer and Bernadette Toderovich (Gene)–semicolon– sons Jeff (Edith), John (Sandra), and Joseph–semicolon– brother Jack (Doreen) and sister-in-law Donna.
Tom & Maureen are blessed with 11 grandchildren: Victoria (Dwayne), Brandy (Keith), Marni (Chris), Kelsey, Guinevere, Tim (Elena), Brendan (Allison), Jeremy (Soonlan), Thomas (Elyssa), Lauren (Justin) and Alison. He also leaves a legacy of 13 great grandchildren.
He was predeceased by his parents Leonard and Nina–semicolon– daughter Brenda–semicolon– sisters Alvah, Aileen, Shirley and Carol and brothers Bob, Art and Gordon.
Tom’s full and selfless life as husband, father, mentor, WW2 RAF Veteran, K of C past Grand Knight, tireless volunteer, and friend to so many, leaves us a proud legacy of patient, compassionate love.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Wednesday, November 23, 2016 at 11am at St. Andrew Roman Catholic Church 12810-111 Avenue, Edmonton with a private family Interment to follow at Holy Cross Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Parkinson Alberta (Ph 1800.561.1911 parkinsonalberta.ca) or the Brenda Bradshaw Memorial fund at St. Joseph Seminary/Newman Theological College (Ph 780.469.1010 caedm.ca) or Kipnes Centre for Veterans (780.442.5702 firstname.lastname@example.org)
A special thank-you to the staff at the Kipnes Centre for their compassionate care and support provided to Tom during his time there.