Obituaries for March 22, 2018

William “Bill” C. Bradley, 54, of Marysville, Washington, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, February 20, 2018, after battling cancer for more than six years. Bill was born June 27, 1963, in Seattle.

Robert Clarence Edwin Etapa died Thursday, March 8, 2018. He was 88.

Randy Eugene Kelly died at home on Tuesday, March 13, 2018. He was 63.

Stephen McDermott died on Monday, March 19, 2018. He was 69.

PAID PRINTED OBITUARY

William C. ‘Bill’ Bradley
June 27, 1963 ~ Feb. 20, 2018

William “Bill” C. Bradley, 54, of Marysville, Washington, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, February 20, 2018, after battling cancer for more than six years. Bill was born June 27, 1963, in Seattle.

He graduated from Camas High School and went on to work as a Boeing engineer for over 20 years. In 2008, Bill met Helena Bradley and in 2012, they were married.

Bill spent most of his time “tinkering” with various projects, which almost always got set aside to help his friends and family. He also had a passion fishing and the water.

Bill is survived by his loving wife, Helena Bradley, and her children, Timothy Herdt (H2,) Samantha Mezich (David), Heather Herdt and six grandchildren; his grandmother, Jean Russell (95), parents, Bev and Richard Gadbaw, brother, Russell Bradley (Cindy) and their children, also by numerous friends who were close enough to call him brotha.

He is preceded in death by his father, Roger Bradley.

A memorial service will be held March 24, 2018, at 2 p.m. at Jake’s House Church, 18824 Smokey Pt. Blvd., #105, Arlington, WA 98223. Memorial donations may be made to Helena Bradley towards finishing Bill’s dream.

Read the complete obituaries in the March 22 print edition of the Post-Record.

Robert C.E. Etapa

Robert “Bob” Clarence Edwin Etapa died on Thursday, March 8, 2018, surrounded by his loving family. He was 88.

A memorial service will be held at 2:30 p.m., Saturday, April 21, at St. Matthew’s Lutheran Church, 716 Washougal River Road, Washougal. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Matthew’s Lutheran Church, in Bob’s honor. Straub’s Funeral Home & Columbia River Cremation handled the arrangements. To leave condolences or sign the online guestbook, visit straubsfuneralhome.com.

Randy E. Kelly

Randy Eugene Kelly died at home on Tuesday, March 13, 2018. He was 63.

No services are scheduled at this time. Brown’s Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. To sign the online guestbook, visit www.brownsfh.com.

Stephen McDermott

Stephen McDermott died on Monday, March 19, 2018. He was 69.

A celebration of Stephen’s life will take place at 1 p.m., Saturday, March 24, at Brown’s Funeral Home. To sign the online guestbook, visit www.brownsfh.com.

John ‘Jack’ L. Buccholz

John “Jack” Leroy Buccholz died on Saturday, March 17, 2018. He was 97.

A memorial service will be held at 5 p.m., Saturday, March 24, at St. John’s Presbyterian Church, 1206 N.E. Birch St., Camas. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the city of Camas, P.O. Box 871, Camas, WA 98607, for a park bench.

Straub’s Funeral Home & Columbia River Cremation is in charge of the arrangements. To sign the online guestbook or leave a condolence, visit straubsfuneralhome.com.

Janet M. Filion

Janet M. Filion died on Tuesday, March 13, 2018, in Washougal. She was 81. Janet was born on Aug. 11, 1936, in Camas. Services are pending at this time. A complete obituary will appear in a later edition of The Post-Record. Straub’s Funeral Home & Columbia River Cremation in Camas is in charge of the arrangements.

Kimberley R. Crawford

Kimberley “Kim” Rose Crawford died at home on Sunday, March 18, 2018, surrounded by her family after a 12-year battle against cancer. She was 42.

A memorial service will take place at a later date. Arrangements have been entrusted to Brown’s Funeral Home. To sign the online guestbook, visit www.brownsfh.com.

Read the complete obituaries in the March 22 print edition of the Post-Record.