Linford Bradford of Bridgeton, NJ, passed away on Sunday, May 14, 2023. He was 90.
Linford was born in Mount Ephraim, NJ. After finishing high school, Linford joined the United States Air Force, working on the Big Bombers / aircraft during the Korean War. He met his wife, Carol at a local roller rink and they were married two weeks later. He coached Baseball and soccer in the town of Mantua while his kids were growing up. He also loved to fish and tend to his bountiful garden. Linford grew giant tomatoes, eggplants, and peppers and supplied the entire neighborhood with vegetables.
Linford will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved this wonderful man.
Linford is the beloved husband of 53 years to the late Carol Bradford (née Stewart); loving father of Heidi Morris (Tim), Kelly Louis (John), Sherry Bilotta (Ron), and Linford Bradford (Traci); and cherished grandfather of seventeen grandchildren, and thirteen Great Grandchildren (and one on the way).
Relatives and friends are invited to attend his Graveside Service 10:00AM, Saturday, May 20, 2023 at Eglington Cemetery and Memorial Gardens, 320 Kings Highway, Clarksboro, NJ 08020. In lieu of flowers, Linford’s family requests memorial contributions in his memory to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. www.stjude.org. Funeral arrangements under the direction of DuBois Funeral Home, 700 South White Horse Pike, Audubon, NJ 08106. Condolences and memories may be shared at DuboisFuneralHome.