BRADFORD Donald (Bud) Elmer passed away in Red Deer on June 28, 2005 at the age of 77 years. Donald spent all his life living in Lacombe and volunteered for the Lacombe Fire department for 25 years and worked as a bartender at the Lacombe Hotel for 35 years. Predeceased by brother, Jim Bradford and sister, Florence Shippit; he is survived by his loving wife, Perla; 3 sons, Terry (Carol) Bradford of Penticton, BC, Lee (Leah) Bradford of Squamish, BC, Donnie Bradford of Red Deer; 2 daughters, Lynn (Barry) Fischer of Quatar, Maria (Richard) Tenhove of Calgary; 2 sisters, Flora (Bud) Pollock of Chemainus, BC, Joeanna (Ted) Goodwin of Salmon Arm, BC; 15 grandchildren; 14 great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Stephen’s Catholic Church Lacombe on Saturday July 2, 2005 at 11:00 a.m. Cremation took place at the Central Alberta Crematorium Red Deer. In Lieu of flowers, memorial con- tributions may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation #101, 5208 – 53 Ave. Red Deer, AB T4N 5K2 or to the Kidney Foundation Suite 212, 4711 – 51 Ave. Red Deer, AB T4N 6H8. Expressions of sympathy may be forwarded to (Subject Bradford). WILSON’S FUNERAL CHAPEL serving central Alberta with locations in Lacombe and Rimbey in charge of the arrangements. Phone: (403)782-3366 or (403)843-3388. "A Caring Family, Caring For Families"

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