May 29, 2019

Earl Mark Bradshaw, 63 of Lewistown, Missouri died May 25, 2019 at his home in Lewistown.

The son of Earl Rufus and Elizabeth Jane Wilson Bradshaw was born on April 15, 1956 at Quincy, Illinois.

He was united in marriage to Shirley Lynn Clark on November 2, 1983 at the Park United Methodist Church in Lewistown, Missouri. She died July 28, 2004.

Earl served as a Sergeant in the U. S. Army during Desert Storm. He was a member of American Legion Lewis County Memorial Post #578 and the Lewistown Vikings Club.  He worked at Titan Wheel in Quincy, Illinois.  He liked to spend time with his grandchildren and he was always fixing things.  He also liked to watch old westerns, Nascar, tractor pulls and demolition derbies.

He is survived by his son, Jon Bradshaw and friend Kelly McCoy, Quincy, Il.; a daughter, Katrina Bradshaw, Lewistown, Mo. and friend Dennis Shannon, Pittsfield, Il.; three grandchildren, Lucas Cunningham, Elijah Cunningham and Alexis Bradshaw; two sisters, Viola (Charles “Dick”) Williams, Canton, Mo. and Naomi Gordon, Quincy, Il.; four brothers, Wayne Bradshaw, Kansas City, Ks., John (Karla) Bradshaw, La Grange, Mo., Ralph (Karen) Bradshaw, Williamstown, Mo. and Donnie (Linda) Bradshaw, Ewing, Mo.; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his parents, wife and brother, Leroy Earl Bradshaw.

Funeral services will be held Wednesday, May 29, 2019 at 10 a.m. at Arnold’s Funeral Home in Lewistown, Missouri. Pallbearers: David Lay, Shane Bogguss, Steve McKenzie, Trenton Bogguss Larry Randle and Dylon Ferrara. Honorary Pallbearers: Mont Corbin, John Jett, Ralph Bradshaw, Charles “Dick” Williams and Stacey Kincaid.
Burial will be in the Lewistown Cemetery with military honors provided by Lewis County Memorial Post 578.

Memorials may be made to Lewistown Vikings Club or to the Bradshaw family.