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Donald Bradley

Donald G. (Doc) Bradley, DC, 85, of Mt. Holly Springs, PA, passed away Tuesday, August 6, 2019 in the Manor Care, Carlisle. He was born August 21, 1933 in Frostburg, MD to the late George C. and Philomene M. (Mason) Bradley.

He took pre-chiropractic college at Purdue University and received his Chiropractic Degree from Lincoln College and the National University of Health Sciences in Lombard, IL. Doc owned and operated his own business, Bradley ‘s Chiropractic Fitness Clinic on the Holly Pike for 50 years. He held the office of secretary of the PA Chiropractic Federation for four years until it merged with the PA Chiropractic Society. Doc was an United States Navy veteran, serving during the Korean War. A life member and past commander for four years at the South Mountain American Legion Post # 674, Mt. Holly Springs, and held the positions of Finance Officer, Adjutant for 16 years and the Cumberland County Commander from 1986 to 1987. He enjoyed hunting with his sons, playing golf every Thursday and fishing in the Mountain Creek in his back yard.

He is survived by his wife of 64 years, Carol Lee (Walters) Bradley; three sons, Douglas (Brenda) of Mt. Holly Springs, Bryan (Denise) of Centervilleand Eric (Darcy) of Gardners; four grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren; and sister, Jeanne Barmoy of Frostburg, MD. He was preceded in death by his brother, George Bradley Jr.

Services will be held privately at the convenience of the family. Arrangements are being handled by the Hollinger Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc., Mt. Holly Springs, PA 17065. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.hollingerfuneralhome.com.

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I started out as a patient when Doc rescued me from twelve years of pain.  I then worked for Doc when Shirley retired.  He was a good man with a quick wit, a great laugh and a huge heart.  My deepest sympathies to "Mrs. Doc" and his family.  You all were a great source of pride for Doc.

Joni Neidigh Oct 9 2019 12:00 AM

Sorry about your loss Aunt Carol Lee, Doug, Brian and Eric. Uncle Donnie’s laugh is a fond memory. We will all miss him. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Brad Barmoy and Family Aug 13 2019 12:00 AM

Carol Lee. Just heard of “Doc’s” passing. My sincere condolences to you and your family.Doc. was a true friend and great golfing partner for many years. He will be missed by many.

Jim Dodrill Sr Aug 13 2019 12:00 AM

Sorry for your loss. My condolences go out to the family. Walt Weigel

Walt Weigel Aug 10 2019 12:00 AM

Carol Lee and family,So sorry for your loss.  You are in my thoughts and prayers.LaDonna Miller

LaDonna Miller Aug 10 2019 12:00 AM

We are very sorry to hear of your husband's passing. Patti SchuettlerHarry Schuettler

Patti Schuettler Aug 10 2019 12:00 AM

Our deepest sympathies to all the family. Doc Bradley and his family are one of the kindest and sweetest family's I have ever met.Thank you to the whole family for your service. I will keep all of you in my prayers. Donna and Steve Cohick

Donna Cohick Aug 9 2019 12:00 AM

Our condolences go out to the family. I only met him once but he is the kind of guy you can’t forget. Our deepest sympathies to you. Gary and Bobbie Myers

Gary and Bobbie Myers Aug 9 2019 12:00 AM

Sorry for your loss. He will be missed .

Park Toner and the Toner family Aug 9 2019 12:00 AM

Sorry for your loss. What wonderful person .Thank you for your service.

Bob and Linda Weidner Aug 8 2019 12:00 AM