Bradley E. Valentine

Mr. Valentine

Bradley E. Valentine, 72, of Sycamore, died at 1:04 p.m. Sunday, March 10, 2019, at Mercy Health – Tiffin Hospital.

He was born Jan. 14, 1947, in Tiffin, to M. Edward and Phyllis (Mohr) Valentine. He married Patsy Walter Valentine in 1989, and she died Nov. 27, 2000.

Surviving are the following children, Christy (Donn) Pahl of rural Sycamore and Danielle (Mark) Murphy of Columbus, as well as five stepchildren, Jerry Walter Jr. of Lima, Heather Walter Royal of North Carolina, Heidi Walter of North Carolina, Patience Hall of Galion and Christopher Walter of Georgia; seven grandchildren, Ian Pahl, Autumn Pahl, Alexis (Justin) Pfiester, Elaine Pahl, Eva Pahl. McKinnon Murphy and Colin Murphy; seven great-grandchildren; two sisters, Vicki Buckley of Melmore and Tricia Valentine and wife, Melanie Cornelius of Columbus; and a special friend, Pamela Roush of Melmore.

He was preceded in death by a brother-in-law, Mike Buckley.

Brad had worked for Ewald Furniture in Tiffin for 54 years and was a 1965 graduate of Mohawk High School, a member of the Melmore United Methodist Church, where he served on Pastor Parish Relations Committee, and currently was a trustee of the church. For hobbies, Brad loved to ride his motorcycle and mow his yard.

A celebration of life service will take place at 12:30 p.m. Saturday, March 16, 2019, at Melmore United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall, with the Rev. Amy Vittorio officiating. Burial will take place at a later date.

Memorial contributions can be made to Melmore United Methodist Church in care of Walton-Moore Funeral Home, P.O. Box 350, Sycamore, OH 44882.

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