Bradley J. King

Bradley J. “Brad” King, 59, of Sterling, died June 9, 2019, at his residence in Sterling surrounded by his family, following a period of declining health.

Brad was born Oct. 12, 1959, in Orrville to Charles L. “Bill” and Betty (née Hasbrook) King. He married Jennifer Kick July 28, 1987, in Orrville. Jennifer survives. He was a life-long truck driver, most recently for Darwin Martin Trucking of East Earl, Penn. Brad enjoyed the outdoors, hunting, fishing and spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by two daughters, Ashley (Lester) LeFever and Erin Smith, both of Sterling; four grandchildren, Jaedynn and Jaxsen Smith and Cael and Sawyer LeFever; a grandchild on the way; four sisters, Sheryl Musser, of Orrville, Karen Fickes of Uniontown, Tammy (Robert) Hostetler, of Orrville, and Leesa King, of Orrville; three brothers, Ronnie King, of Orrville, Gary (Phyllis) King, of Dalton, and Jeff (Betty) King, of Orrville; and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, and a brother, Charles “Bill” Lee King Jr.

Memorials may be made to LifeCare Hospice, 1900 Akron Road, Wooster, OH 44691.

Auble-Gillman Funeral Home handled arrangements.

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