John E. Brady
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Services will be Friday for John E. Brady, 68, of Tracy, who died Saturday from complications of amyloidosis at Kaiser Permanente Modesto Medical Center.

Mr. Brady was born Jan. 28, 1946, in Queens, N.Y., graduated from Washington High School in Fremont and attended Foothill College in Los Altos. He served two tours of duty with the U.S. Marine Corps during the Vietnam War and was awarded several medals and the Purple Heart. Later, he was a police officer in Union City and Livermore and retired as a member of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters.

He had lived in Tracy the past nine years.

Survivors include his wife, Sally Brady of Tracy; son, Jeffrey Brady, and his wife, Kimberly, of Medford, Ore.; a grandson; and a granddaughter.

Also surviving are five siblings, Kathleen Brady of Denver, Colo., Daniel Brady, and his wife, Wendy, of San Francisco, Mary Brady of Union City, Charles Brady of Newark and James Brady, and his wife, Melinda, of Wilson, N.C.; and many nieces and nephews.

Preceding him in death were his parents, Thelma and Charles Brady; and a brother, Thomas G. Brady.

Services will begin at 2 p.m. Friday at Fry Memorial Chapel, 550 S. Central Ave. Burial will be private in Eagle Point National Cemetery in Eagle Point, Ore.

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