Bradley P. VanGilder, 50, of Newberry, widower of Carrie A. VanGilder, died Monday, February 16, 2015, at Palmetto Health Richland.

Born on April 9, 1964, in Fairmont, WV, he was a son of JoAnn VanGilder and the late Gerald “Jerry” VanGilder. He was an Army veteran and employed by SCE&G at the V.C. Summer Nuclear Plant.

Mr. VanGilder is survived by his mother, JoAnn VanGilder; sons, Aaron VanGilder and Tyler VanGilder; a daughter, Amanda VanGilder; sisters, Donna Prahl and Mira Selan; brothers, Scott VanGilder and his twin, David VanGilder; three grandchildren; nephews, Kyle, Jerry, Josh, Jonathan, Matthew and David Weatherford and Mikey Webb; nieces, Cindal (Jonathan) Bautista, Stephanie Weatherford and great-nephew, Sebastian “Bash” Bautista; mother and father-in-law, Jerry and Diane Weatherford; sister-in-law, Denise (David) Wilson, brothers-in-law, Jerry (Marie) Weatherford and John Weatherford.

Memorial services will be conducted at 1:00 PM Saturday, February 28, 2015 at Glenn Street Baptist Church by the Rev. Mike Whitesides. The family will receive friends Friday, February 27, 2015 at the home of his sister and brother-in-law, Denise and David Wilson, 38 Maple Lane, Newberry

The family would like to thank Pastor William at Palmetto Health Richland for his loving care.

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#9 Carrie Ingram 2015-02-26 09:06
To the family of Brad VanGilder, I am sadden to hear about the loss that you all are going through. Brad and Dave lived just over the hill from us. My heart goes out to all of Brad's family. God be with and bless each one of you.

-Carrie Ingram
#8 Scott DeVault 2015-02-26 05:32
I am so sorry to hear this. I will keep his entire family in my prayers.
#7 Terri Walker 2015-02-25 11:14
I'm so sad to learn the passing of Brad. He was such a great guy in HS. He will be truly missed. My thoughts & prayers go out to the entire family.XO
#6 Ron Buchanan 2015-02-24 21:33
David and family ... I am very sorry to hear of your loss. Many fond memories of Brad.
#5 B 2015-02-20 06:48
Was a coworker. Sincerely one of the nicest guys I knew.
#4 John & Susie Epting 2015-02-19 13:05
We are so very sorry to learn of another tragic loss for your family. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you.
#3 Barry Mather 2015-02-18 08:06
Our thoughts and prayers are with the family. We are sorry for your loss.
#2 George 2015-02-18 05:37
I was sorry to hear of your loss. My prayers go out to the family. I was a great individual as he always had time to talk to you. He will be truly missed.
#1 Boozer Family 2015-02-17 18:26
We are so sorry for your lost. He was a great American, husband, father and grandfather. God bless him and his family.

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