Bradney E. DeFrates, 32, of Franklin, died Tuesday, October 31, 2017, at home. He was born in Middletown on May 11, 1985. Bradney was self-employed as a painter.
He is survived by his two sons, Aidan M. DeFrates & Nolan EJ DeFrates; parents, Mark & Jewell DeFrates; maternal grandmother, Veronica Acree; numerous aunts, uncles, cousins & friends, including two special friends, April Milligan & Shelly Thompson; and the mother of his children, Faydra Heaberlin. Bradney was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather, Richard Acree; and paternal grandparents, Donald & Janet DeFrates.
Funeral Service will be held Saturday, November 4, 2017 at 11:00 am at The Salvation Army, 1914 First Ave., Middletown with Major Andrew Murray and Pastor Jason Johnson officiating. Visitation will be prior to the service from 10:00 - 11:00 am at the church. Interment will be at Woodside Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers the family asks that memorial donations be made to Salvation Army Columbus Adult Rehabilitation Center, 1675 South High Street, Columbus, Ohio 43207.