|Joan G Welch Bradford|
|Death: ||Feb. 27, 2011|
Joan G. (Welch) Bradford of Hull died Sunday, Feb. 27, 2011. She was 98. The beloved wife of the late George H. Bradford, she was the loving mother of Nancy A. Carney and her husband Paul of Falmouth, Susan V. Testa and her husband Brian of Georgetown, William A. Bradford and his wife Ann, James M. Bradford and his wife Jenniffer, all of Hull, and Daniel P. Bradford and his wife Debbie of Hanover and the late George H. Bradford III and his wife Nancy of Vermont; sister of Gertrude Shelley of Boston and the late Margaret OConnell, Mary Birmingham, Natalie Flynn, William, Richard and Paul Welch. Joan is also survived by 17 grandchildren and 20 great-grandchildren. Joan was a long time resident of Hull. She was a devout Catholic who was an active member of St. Marys Sodality and their Pastoral Care Group. She also enjoyed bowling. Joan enjoyed traveling with her sisters. She nurtured the many relationships in her life, but none more important than her family. The essence of her life was her family, it was the foundation of all that was important to her. She will be remembered as a devoted mother, grandmother and great-grandmother who loved to host family events. She will be dearly missed by all those who were blessed to have known her. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend the funeral Mass in St. Marys Parish in St. Anns Church, Saturday, March 5, at 10 a.m. Burial in Hull Village Cemetery. Donations in memory of Joan may be made to Wellspring, Inc., 814 Nantasket Ave., Hull, MA 02045. Arrangements were completed by the Pyne Keohane Funeral Home, 21 Emerald St., Hingham. See www.keohane.com or call 1-800-keohane for directions and on line condolences.
Published in The Patriot Ledger on March 3, 2011
Hull Village Cemetery
Created by: Carol Bestick
Record added: Mar 03, 2011
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