Bradley E.
Bradley E. "Smokey" Haller


Born in Ainsworth, Nebraska
Resided in Aurora, CO

Obituary

Mr. Haller was born January 28, 1932, in Ainsworth, NE to Jonas S. and Helen (Hedges) Haller. He died on August 9, 2007 at his home in Aurora, CO. Funeral Services are Tuesday, August 14, 2007 at Horan & McConaty Family Chapel with Chaplain Jerry Brown, Denver Hospice, officiating. Burial will be at Ft. Logan National Cemetery with full military honors.

Bradley worked as a machinist and welder at Machine Repair for 20 years. He served in the US Army from Sept. 1952 to Sept. 1954. Bradley took basic training at Ft. Leonardwood, MO. (Able Battery, 253rd Field Artillery) in Sept. 1952. He was in the 8th Army Headquarters Battery 196th Field Artillery in Korea from 1953 to 1954. Mr. Haller received an Honorable Discharge on Sept. 22, 1954. His hobbies included hunting, fishing, model airplanes.

Bradley was united in marriage to Esther Jochem on January 28, 1956. To this union four children were born. Later he was united in Holy Matrimony to Helen I. Dorn on June 13, 1987 in Golden, CO.

Survivors include: wife, Helen F. Dorn-Haller of Aurora, CO; son John Haller of Tryon, NE; daughter Susan Haller of Lincoln, NE; step-son, Jerry J. Dorn, Jr. of Livermore, CO; step-daughter Linda L. Buser and husband, Jay of Aurora, CO; sister Rosamond McCullough and husband Kenneth of Pueblo, CO; brother Aynsley Haller and wife Naomi of Bassett, NE; 6 step grandchildren, 8 great-grandchildren, several nieces, nephews and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his parents Jonas S. and Helen (Hedges) Holler, son, Carl Haller; daughter Carolyn Haller, three sisters, Louise Johnson, Rose Ellen Haller, Bernice Haller; three brothers, Alva Haller, Almorian Haller, infant brother (no name) and infant granddaughter, Elizabeth Haller.

Pallbearers were:
John Haller
Kenneth McCollough
Jerry J. Dorn, Jr.
Jay Buser
Mike Rodebaugh
Tim Rodabaugh

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Services

Visitation
Horan & McConaty - Parker
11150 E Dartmouth Ave
Aurora, CO US 80014
Monday, August 13, 2007
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Funeral Service
Horan & McConaty - Parker
11150 E Dartmouth Ave
Aurora, CO US 80014
Tuesday, August 14, 2007
10:30 AM
48
Fort Logan National Cemetery
3698 South Sheridan Boulevard
Denver, CO US
Section: 48
Lot: 630
Tuesday, August 14, 2007
12:30 PM