Carlene Janet Bradshaw, 78 of Decatur died at 6:05 am. Thursday October 27, 2016 in
Decatur Memorial Hospital.
Funeral service to celebrate her life will be 10:00 am. Tuesday November 1, 2016 at
Salem Baptist Church (2650 South Taylorville Road Decatur, IL. 62521) with
Pastor Derek Bradshaw officiating. A visitation will be 5:00 to 7:00 pm. Monday
October 31, 2016 also at the church. Burial will be in Graceland Cemetery. Memorials
may be made to Salem Baptist Church. Tanzyus-Logan Funeral Service and Care is in
charge of the arrangements.
Carlene was born in February of 1938 in Mount Auburn, IL., daughter of Carl and
Emma Young. She graduated from Lakeview High School and worked at the G.E. plant
and in housekeeping /hotel business for many years. She married Norman E. Lauria
and later married Jerry L. Bradshaw.
Surviving are her sons, Marty (Tammy) Bradshaw, Rick (Carol) Lauria, step-son, Mike
(Kim) Bradshaw, grandchildren, Derek, Dustin and Daniel Bradshaw, Marty Lauria,
Bryan Bradshaw, Kayla Ballard, Jerry Carlson, sisters, Rhonda Young, Sharon Griffin,
brother, Bill Young, friends, Sandy Moma and Marilyn Durbin, 10 great grandchildren
and one due in February.
Carlene was a great mother, grandmother, sister and friend who will be deeply missed.
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