Richard Dax Bradley, affectionately known as “Ricardo”, passed away peacefully on March 19, 2017.
He was born to Patricia Tapia and Kenneth Bradley on February 9, 1968 in Trinidad.
He loved his music, especially Metallica. He also loved his dogs, Sammy and Roxie. He would stand up for the National Anthem during any football game. He absolutely loved the Broncos. He was an excellent cook and would always make something for the Bronco games because that’s what he looked forward to. He loved to BBQ when we had family reunions and his chili was out of this world. During the holidays his family looked forward to his chili. He liked fishing and going for rides with his friends in the mountains. When he could, he was always willing to help out his friends and family. He loved his family especially his niece Holly and his nephew Zane.
He is preceded in death by his great grandmother, Soledad Maldonado, his grandparents Petra Tapia, Mike Tapia and Edith Ash. His father Kenneth Bradley. Uncle, Isidro Tapia, cousins Isidro Tapia, Rebecca Aguilar and Rena Aguilar and nephew Matthew Rivas.
He is survived by his mother Patricia Tapia and Reuben Gonzales, sister, Shawn (Mark) Cescolini, brother, Damon (Louise) Bradley, nieces, Holly Bazanele and Tyanne (Noah)Hainbach, nephews, Zane Bazanele (Alicia Campos) and Harley Bradley. Aunts, Rose (Stanley) Aguilar, Judy (Mike) Hernandez, Jennie Tapia and Betty Tapia. Uncle, Leslie (Jo-Di) Tapia, numerous cousins and special friends Shirley Casias and Ambrose Esquibel. He also had many friends and was loved by them all.
Visitation will be Monday, from 2PM-6PM at the Comi Chapel.
Rosary will be Monday, March 27, 2017 at 7PM at the Comi Chapel
Funeral will be Tuesday , March 28, 2017 at 10Am at Holy Trinity Church.
Interment will follow at the Trinidad Catholic Cemetery.
Honorary pallbearers are Jimmy Tapia, Ambrose Esquibel, Michael Hernandez, Mark Hernandez, Les Aguilar, Danny Aguilar, Brian Tapia, Robert Aguilar, Daniel Aguilar Jr., Dameion Tapia, Drew Kohn, Austin Hallmark, Grayson Hallmark, Matthew Tapia, and Frank Dahmer.
Active pallbearers are Shane Fatur, Jude Anaya, John Tapia, John Dean Bacich, Damon Bradley and Timothy Tapia.
PLEASE WEAR BRONCO COLORS OR APPAREL TO SERVICES IN MEMORY OF RICHARD. THANK YOU.
Arrangements made under the direction of the Comi Funeral Home.