Mark William Bradley passed away February 10, 2021 at the age of 81.
Mark was born on January 23, 1940 to Ella Mea (Burlington) and Henry Deu Fay Bradley.
On December 15, 1960 Mark married his wife Patricia. Not long after having their 4 children they settled in and around Lewis County Washington to raise their family.
Mark worked many jobs throughout his life including the Steam plant, Fish hatchery and many years at Coburn Auto Parts. Mark and Pat went on to own and operate many businesses that included Bradley Enterprises, Summerhouse Restaurant, NW Awards, SAC Industries and BTR Axle & Tire.
Mark had many hobbies and interests. "Flash" was well known in the superstock racing circuit in Washington and Oregon were he went on to win many titles and trophies. His pit crew always included his sons, family and friends. In later years he enjoyed spending his time go cart racing with his sons. Mark was a dedicated hunter and fisherman. He loved spending time outdoors enjoying these activities. He enjoyed spending time at elk camp and in his later years, the annual Fathers Day charter boat fishing trip with family. He also enjoyed metal detecting with his dad, dabbled in commercial fishing, playing cards and camping. After retirement, Mark and Pat spent time at their vacation house in Alaska. They loved their home in Ninilchik and spent as much time as they could there.
Mark is survived by his children Darren (Dianne) Bradley, Kelly Bradley, Michelle (Mark) Wilson, his daughter in law Stormy Bradley, 12 grandchildren and 15 great grandchildren.
He is preceded in death by his beloved wife of 57 years Patricia, his son Michael Bradley, his mother and father.
No public services are planned. His family will bring his remains to Jump off Joe later this year to reunite him with his wife and son.