Bradley Grant Smock
October 11, 1955 :: Wellington, Kansas
December 16, 2009 :: Boulder, Colorado
Bradley Grant Smock was born October 11, 1955 in Wellington, KS to Raymond Grant Smock and Bonnie Mattingly Smock.
Brad moved with his family from Kansas to Denver, CO in 1956. He attended schools in Adams County District 12, graduating from Thornton High School at age 16. A few months later he joined the United States Air Force and trained as a fire fighter and paramedic. After serving 4 years, he was honorably discharged and came back to the Denver metro area. He earned an Associates Degree from Front Range Community College and in 2001 began working for Ball Aerospace Corp. as a machinist.
Brad was tragically killed in a motorcycle accident at 5:30am on Dec. 16, 2009 while on his way to work at Ball Corp. in Boulder, CO.
He was preceded in death by his father Raymond Smock in 1996 and his brother Stuart Blaine Smock in 2007.
He is survived by his mother Bonnie Smock of Denver, CO, his sister Rebecca Thames of Hermosa Beach, CA, and his fiance Margo Burnett of Northglenn, CO.
Posted by All Veterans Funeral & Cremation.