Randal Dean Bradshaw born February 28, 1979, in Rexburg, Idaho to Ronald Dean Bradshaw and Karla Jean Bradshaw, started his new adventure on Monday December 11, 2017.
Randal grew up in Egin Idaho as a mischievous, rowdy farm boy where he learned great working and life skills from his beloved grandparents Elwin and Arvilla Bradshaw. He attended schools in the Egin, Parker, and Rexburg areas, where he enjoyed expanding his talents of wrestling and football when he wasn’t moving pipe or taste-testing grandmas’ cooking! He graduated from South Fremont High School and soon after entered into Navy life. He married Brandy Beurra and had two sons Blake Dean Bradshaw and Brian Randal Bradshaw. After returning home from his service in the Navy, he later married Colleen Thorngren in 1997 in Annis Idaho and added two pink bundles to the mix, Nichole Lynn Bradshaw and Annalisa May Bradshaw. Securing his small family for Eternity in the Idaho Falls Temple on June 13, 1998. They moved to Rigby in 1999, where he enjoyed fishing, hot wings, and dutch oven upside down cake. Randal had many job working at A&R, American Fabrication, Clement Brothers, Stop n Go, Premier Inc., and ending with a fulfilling and rewarding welding fabricating supervising career at the greatest, one and only JJC Mine Maintenance and Fabrication, where he made amazing friendships and lasting memories.
He was survived by his wife Colleen Bradshaw, mother Karla Bradshaw of Idaho Falls, sisters Kim Bradshaw of Rexburg, Idaho, Kayla (Jose) Lara of Howe, Idaho, a brother Kelly Bradshaw of Idaho Falls, Idaho, his sons Blake Dean Bradshaw of California, Brian Randal (Bree) Bradshaw of Bremerton, Washington, daughters Nichole Lynn Bradshaw of Rigby, Idaho and Annalisa May Bradshaw of Rigby, Idaho.
Randal was preceded life by his grandparents, Elwin and Arvilla Bradshaw, Norman, and Bertha Hoskins and his Father Ronald Dean Bradshaw. Randal now continues to watch over his friends and Eternal Family with his new title of Our Guardian Angel. And still holds the answer to the questioned oil change.
Funeral services for Randal will be held at the Rigby East Stake Center (4021 East 300 North Rigby, Idaho 83442) on Tuesday, December 19, 2017, 11:00 a.m. The family will visit with friends prior to the service from 9:30 – 10:45 a.m. Interment will be at the Annis Little Butte Cemetery following the service.