Rev. Bradley T. Lines, 95, of Utica, NY passed away on Monday, June 10, 2019 at his home.
He was born April 2, 1924 in Jefferson, NY, the son of Alvin and Mae (Dart) Lines. Bradley graduated from Jefferson High School in 1943. He attended Western Maryland College in 1943 & 1944 and attended Hartwick College Seminary. He was ordained at the Community Church of Columbus. PA April 25, 1955. He completed his education and received his BA from the University of New Hampshire in 1962. He served parishes in Hop Bottom, PA, Columbus, PA, Milton, NH, Moravia, NY and his final parish before retiring in Hornell, NY.
Bradley is preceded in death by his wife Alberta (Welch) Lines; his sister, Lillian (Buell) Goss; and daughter in law Susan Lines.
He is survived by his loving family including children; sons Arthur (Julie), Willard (Nancy), Marcus Terry (Rita), and Bradley Jr. (Diane); daughter Robin Randall (Walter); grandchildren Matthew Randall (Kim), Patti Randall, Jeffrey Lines, Marcus Alan Lines, Bradley T. Lines III and Tiffany Lines, Christopher and Melissa Saxton, kids Brayden, Hayleigh, Kaitylyn, Matthew Saxton and fiancée Olivia Lopez, children Isaac and Silas: great grandchildren Nathan and Nicholas Randall , Ava Jean Lines.
A memorial service will be held at 2:00 PM Friday June 14, 2019 in Tompkins Memorial Chapel on the campus of the Masonic Care Community, 2160 Bleecker St., Utica NY. Visitation will be from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM on Saturday, June 15, 2019 at the Brown & Powers Funeral Home, 354 Canisteo St., Hornell NY with another memorial service to follow at 4:00 PM. A private burial will be conducted following the service.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made in Bradley’s name to the charity of the donor’s choice.
Arrangements in Utica made by Scala & Roefaro Funeral Homes Inc., 1122 Culver Ave., Utica, NY 13501