Howard J. Bradshaw of Galestown passed away peacefully at his home on Monday, Nov. 21, 2022.

A 1961 graduate of North Dorchester High School, Howard worked for 151 Preston Trucking Company. After his retirement, he spent his time farming, hunting, fishing and enjoying time with his family. Howard spent his life in Galestown and Griffiths Neck. Howard was a true outdoorsman and man of many talents and there wasn’t anything he couldn’t build or repair. His garden and sunflowers were enjoyed by many.

In 1961, he married Mary Ann Bradshaw and they spent 61 wonderful years together. He is survived by a daughter, Barbara Dayton (Jeff); daughter-in-law, Sherry Bradshaw; grandchildren Jodi Garvin (Joey), Allison Quattrucci (Michael), Brianna Bradshaw and Daniel Bradshaw; great-grandchildren Jaxson Davis, Cash Garvin, Olivia Quattrucci, and Jagger Garvin. 

He was the son of the late Jackson and Bertha Bradshaw. A son, Howard Bradshaw, Jr. “Buster,” passed away in 2012.

The family received friends on Wednesday, Nov. 30 at the Framptom Funeral Home in Federalsburg. Burial was private.

Memorial contributions can be made to Eldorado-Brookview Volunteer Fire Company, 5752 Rhodesdale Eldorado Rd., Rhodesdale, MD 21659. Share memories with the family at