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BRADLEY, Vesta 'Irene'


Irene Bradley for Website

Irene died peacefully, at Waters Edge, North Bay. She was 98 years old. Irene was predeceased by her husbands Wesley James “Ireton” Bradley and William Alfred “Bill” South. She was the much-loved mother of Marvle Bell (Launie) of Gore Bay and the late Brandt Bradley (Mary of North Bay); Grandmother of Heather (Paul Cheredaryk), Darryl (Cathy Lamb) and the late Clayton; Great-grandmother of Quentin, Will, Mason and Owen; and great-great-grandmother of Harper. The last of a generation, Irene was predeceased by her siblings Rosaline Miller and Austin, Les, Jim, John, Inez, Maryann and Frances Heasman. Irene and Ireton were farmers in the Powassan area for many years and were well known for their abattoir and butcher shop Bradley Meat Market. Visitation will take place at the Paul Funeral Home, Powassan, on Friday, April 30, 2021 from 2:00 to 4:00 pm. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, attendance will be limited; masks must be worn; hands must be sanitized upon entry, and physical distancing will be strictly enforced. All visitors must call ahead to reserve an attendance time, 705-724-2024. A private funeral service will be streamed via Zoom on Saturday, May 1 at 1:00 pm. You must preregister to view. Please call the funeral home or visit for the link. Private interment at Powassan Union Cemetery will follow the funeral service. Should you wish, memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer Society are suggested. To leave a tribute or memory for the family, please visit or call Paul Funeral Home, Powassan at 705-724-2024.