Robert ‘Bob’ L. Brady, 86, of Charlottesville, VA, formerly of Hopewell Township, passed away on May 30, 2013.
Robert was born in Rochester on October 9, 1926. He graduated from Hopewell High School early, leaving in December 1944 to serve in the U.S. Navy in the South Pacific during World War II. He was employed at J&L Steel for 30 years, finishing in the Blooming Mill.
Robert was preceded in death by his wife of 49 years, Betty Kocher Brady. He was also preceded in death by his sister, Irene Newman, and a brother, Dickie.
Robert is survived by his children: Ronald Brady, wife Susan; Laurrie Lolly, husband John, and Rick Brady, wife Angela; grandchildren: Jackie Guthrie, husband Brian; Tim Lolly, wife Sheila; Kristen McFadyen, husband Greg; Matt Brady, wife Chrissy; great-grandchildren: Jules and Brady Guthrie, Brooke and Katelyn McFadyen and Emilio Lolly.
He will be laid to rest at Sylvania Hills Mausoleum.
In lieu of flowers, a donation may be given to the Wounded Warrior Project, in his memory, at http://www.woundedwarriorproject.org or Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, KS. 66675.