Obituary: BRADSHAW, GARY

Published: Monday, Sept. 1 2014 6:44 p.m. MDT

Gary Howard Bradshaw 11/24/1940 ~ 9/19/2011Gary Howard Bradshaw, husband, son, brother, father, and grandfather, passed away peacefully on September 19th, 2011. Gary is known for his honesty, good looks, and intoxicating charisma. Because of his charm, Gary had lots of people that cared about him and he made friends easily (both young and old).Gary loved being with family and friends and enjoyed sharing time with them doing the things he loved. Football was his passion. Go Utes and Chargers! Weekends were for garage sales, trips to Wendover, and card games with dear friends and family. Annual trips to Mexico with his wife kept him warm in the winter months. As a loving father, he regularly took his children fishing, hunting, camping, and taught them to ride motorcycles and play darts.Naturally talented with his hands, Gary and his brother Dave always had a project. He retired from Granite School District as a Journeyman Carpenter. Gary attended East High School and graduated from the University of Utah with a degree in Marketing. Always strong and caring, Gary is loved by all. He is survived by his wife Jackie, father Howard, brothers, sisters, children, and grandchildren.Gary requested to be cremated. An open house will be held in Gary's honor at Redwood Memorial Mortuary, 6500 S Redwood Road, on Saturday, September 24th from 5-7pm.