James Q. Brady, Jr.

May 26th, 1933 - May 8th, 2018

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          James Q. Brady, Jr., age 84, of Millcreek Twp., passed away at his residence Tuesday, May 8, 2018. Born in Conneaut, Ohio, May 26, 1933, he was a son of the late James Sr. and Elizabeth (Howard) Brady.

          James was a veteran of the U.S. Army and attended Alliance College. He worked as a supervisor at G.E. Transportation, retiring in 1992 after 37 years. He was a member of the Siebenbuerger Club, Erie Yacht Club, the G.E. Management Association, and the Apprentice Alumni Association. He enjoyed boating, fishing and bowling.

          In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Paul and William Brady; three sisters, Ruth Lawrence, Nickey Myers and Dorothy Griffis; and a granddaughter, Allison Brady.

          James is survived by his wife of 61 years, Ruth N. (Shoop) Brady; two sons, Ralph Brady, wife Dee, of Eureka, Calif. and James Brady, wife Debbie, of Hobbs, N.M.; a daughter, Tammy Bagnoni, husband Doug, of Erie; his sister, Blanch Lawrence, of  N. Kingsville, Ohio; nine grandchildren, several great and two great-great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews also survive.

          Friends are invited to call at Brugger Funeral Homes & Crematory, 1595 W. 38th St. at Greengarden Blvd., Sunday, from 3 to 7 p.m. and are invited to attend a funeral service there, Monday at 11 a.m. Burial at Laurel Hill Cemetery will be private.

          The family extends a “thank you” to Great Lakes Hospice, especially Susan and Andrea. In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to St. Paul Neighborhood Free Clinic, 1608 Walnut Street, Erie, PA  16502 or Great Lakes Hospice, 1700 Peach Street, Suite #244, Erie PA 16501.