Bradley J. Dann (’76)

Brad went home with the Lord on December 28, 2020. He was born on July 22, 1947 in Houston, Texas at the Memorial Hermann Hospital. Being part of an Air Force family, he grew up traveling and living in many places, including overseas in France. After returning to the United States, he graduated High School from Jenkins High in Savannah, Georgia. Upon graduation he returned to Texas with his parents and siblings. He began college in Houston, but decided to join the military serving honorably with the US Army during the Vietnam conflict. After meeting his obligations, he returned home to complete his bachelor degree from the University of Houston. Brad would marry the love of his life on December 15, 1974. He and his wife, Shirley, would remain married for 46 years up until the time of his passing. During his work career he faithfully and professionally served many corporations throughout the years. His background included Accounting, Business Development, Finance, Information Technology and Mortgage Services. Brad continued his educational goals, earning his Masters Degree from Southern California University. Brad was preceded in death by his parents, William “Bill” and Carmel Rita Dann. He is survived by his loving wife Shirley Tieken Dann; Son, Bradley Holdcroft and wife Stephanie; Beloved grandchildren Wyatt, Dylan, Lyndsay, Myles, and Benjamin; Sister, Cassel Buford (husband Jim) and family; Brothers, William “Bill” Dann (wife Ida) and family, Brian Dann and family, and Keith Dann (wife Sheri) and family. He also leaves behind many cousins, relatives, and friends who were dear to his heart.

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