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Jay Bradshaw
Winter Park / Maitland Observer Wednesday, Jul. 11, 2012 7 years ago

Obituary: Jay R. Bradshaw

Musician loved the road

Jay R. Bradshaw, 58, of Oceanside, Calif., died in an auto accident on May 23, 2012. Jay, the son of Jack and Joy Bradshaw, was born Sept. 18, 1953, in Greeley, Colo. He graduated from high school in Winter Park, Fla., and attended college in Florida. Jay enjoyed music and played drums professionally. He loved the water and the joy of sailing both inland waters and the Pacific. Jay also loved the freedom of riding his motorcycle and taking road trips with his friends. He had a fondness for animals, especially his loyal dog, Tiger. Jay is survived by his parents of Gold Canyon, Ariz., and his aunts and cousins. He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Ray and Pearl Lovely of Greeley, Colo., and D.G. and Leta Bradshaw of Borger, Texas. A memorial service will be held in Gold Canyon, Ariz. at a later date. Memorials may be sent to St. Jude Children’s Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105; or to Best Friends Animal Society, 5001 Angel Canyon Road, Kanab, UT 84741.

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