There will be no visitation.
Friday, September 6th, 2013 - Private Family Services
Thorp Funeral Home
110 West School Street
Thorp, WI 54771
BRADLEY D. COLBY, age 60, passed away on Tuesday, September 3, 2013 at Our Lady of Victory Hospital in Stanley. Private funeral services will be held on Friday, September 6, 2013, at 2:00pm, at Thorp Funeral Home in Thorp with Father Al Jakubowski officiating.
Bradley Darrell Colby was born on November 22, 1952 in Milwaukee, WI to Roger and Elaine (Paul) Colby. Over the years, Bradley worked at Master Packaging Corp. in Owen, Weather Shield Mfg., Inc. in Medford, and was a part time police officer in Thorp and Owen. He most recently was a part time security officer for Securitas.
In his spare time, Bradley had many interests, but he was happiest when he was spending time with his family. He also liked to spend time outside, watch the grandkids, tinker with his woodworking and automotive projects and he liked to grill.
He is survived by his wife: Dorothy Colby of Withee, three children: Stacey (Kevin) Purdy of Withee, Kelley (Jason) Hanson of Owen, Shanna (Neil) Nernberger of Withee, three grandchildren: Dylan Hanson, Alexis and Damian Nernberger: two sisters-in-law: Patsy (Gary) Fudala of Michigan and Sandra (Ron) Amidon of Montana; and he is also survived by nieces and nephews. He is further survived by his mother: Elaine Colby of Cadott, three siblings: Barbara Wisniewski of Pembine, Jerry (Donna) Colby of Altoona, and Wendy (Dan) Grodevant of Cadott.
Bradley was preceded in death by his mother-in-law: Florence Twarowski, his father-in-law: Joseph Twarowski, and his father: Roger Colby.