Information courtesy of Roger Hopkins  1 June 2003

The following obits were on 3X5 cards that were typed up by Cathy Hecker.



Piqua Daily Call  Saturday  January 10, 1953  Piqua, O.


Brading, Bethel Delphine     age 61

Piqua, Ohio


Died Friday January 9, 1953 Piqua, Ohio

Burial Forest Hill Cemetery - Piqua, Ohio


Survivors: her husband, William R. Brading; nine children, Robert, George, Bethel and William, all at home, Mrs. Robert (Mary) Richardson and James Brading,, both of Dayton, Mrs. Damon (Betty) Beard of Troy, Mrs. Kenneth (Ruth) Snyder of Bryan and Mrs. Arnold (Mildred) Hulme of Piqua; two sisters, Mrs. Gladys Fecker of Piqua and Mrs. Ira Irvin of Troy; seven grandchildren; a sister, Mrs. John Schlicker, preceded her in death.



Services Tuesday at 9 a.m. at the St. Marys Church, Piqua, Rev. Carl Lizza, officiating.

Born in Houston, Ohio on November 9, 1891, a daughter of John and Elizabeth DeLaet Cruse.  She had lived in Piqua for 45 years.  She was married on October 7, 1912 to William R. Brading.  (Bk. 11  Page 17  Troy)


A member of St. Marys Catholic Church, Piqua.


N1/2 Lot 76 Section F.