B. Bruce Bradford, Jr.

Belden Larkin Funeral Home

B. Bruce Bradford, Jr.

Leavenworth - B. Bruce Bradford, Jr., 66, Leavenworth, left this world on Monday, June 28, 2021 with his family by his side. He was born on January 10, 1955 to Beverley Bruce and Thelma (Howard) Bradford, in Kansas City, MO.

His father's employment landed him in Leavenworth where he attended Leavenworth High School and graduated in 1973. He later met the love of his life, Toby (TJ) Cune and on May 12, 1979 they were married. Before dedicating his life to the Leavenworth Police Department, he worked for Missouri Valley Steel and Hallmark Cards. He ended his career with the Leavenworth Police Department as a senior homicide detective, after 32 years of service.

The last five years of his life he struggled with health issues, so in lieu of flowers donations in his name can be forwarded to the Hope Foundation or the Fraternal Order of Eagles Charity Foundation, Diabetic Research Center.

Visitation will be Saturday, July 3, 2021 at the funeral home from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm. A Funeral service will immediately follow at 1:00 pm in the chapel with Rev. Ron Cuny, First Baptist Church, and Mr. Ron Romig, officiating. Per his request, cremation will follow.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Belden Larkin Funeral Home.

Posted online on June 30, 2021