Sylvanus K. Bradeen


TACOMA, Wash. – Sylvanus “Vene” Kneeland Bradeen, died July 14 in Tacoma, Wash.

The son of Alice and Burt Bradeen, he was born Oct. 22, 1926.

He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II, and lived in Phillips and Strong most of his life.

He is survived by his former wife, Janet; four children, David, Debbie, Bruce and Chuckie; and four sisters, Gladys, Lillian, Mary and Grace.

He was predeceased by his brothers, Harris, Harold, Everett, Donald and Norman.