Bradshaw, Walter L.

January 16, 2004

WALTER L. BRADSHAW, died, January 13, 2004 peacefully at home surrounded by his family. He is survived by wife, Catherine Bradshaw; daughter, Elizabeth B. Jones and son-in law, Allen G. Jones; granddaughters, Catherine, Moira and Erin Jones; brother, Everett Bradshaw and wife, Mary Bradshaw; sister, Doris Hornberger; niece, Mary Dudderar and husband, John Dudderar; great-nephews, Jason, Andrew and Matthew Dudderar; and many other nieces and nephews. Born February 1, 1918 in Baltimore, Maryland, the son of John Crockett Bradshaw and Myrtle Bradshaw. He was the seventh child of twelve children. Attended Poly Technical College and The Johns Hopkins University. Fought bravely for the U.S. Army in the Pacific during World War II. He was an executive with the U.S. Highway Department in Maryland, from which he retired in 1978. Spent several years in the Florida Keys after retirement. Walter was very fond of the following Robert Frost verse: "The woods are lovely dark and deep, And I have promises to keep. And miles to go before I sleep. And miles to go before I sleep."The family will receive friends on Saturday, January 17 from 2 to 5 PM at the Bradshaw residence. In lieu of flowers, donations in the name of Walter Bradshaw can be made to Hospice of Baltimore. Internment will be at Glen Haven Memorial Park, Glen Burnie, Maryland at 10:00 AM, on Monday, January 19, 2004.

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