BRATLEY, John "Jack" - It is with great sadness that the family ofÊ John "Jack" Theodore Bratley announce his death after a lengthy illness at the age of 82 years. Jack is survived by his loving wife Marjorie (Thompson) of 54 years, his devoted children Carolyn Gray (Dennis) of Hamilton and David (Olga) of St. Catharines, his grandchildren Marc and Laura Bratley of Niagara Falls and his sister Marian Bratley of Niagara Falls. He was predeceased by his parents Ethel and Jesse Bratley, longtime residents of Niagara Falls. He is lovingly remembered by his sisters-in-law and brothers-and-law: Bessie Barbaree of ÊFergus, Nancy Thompson of Listowel, Leota Thompson of Listowel, Shirley and Bill Engel of Waterloo and Earl Thompson of Toronto and a number of nieces and nephews. Jack was a proud graduate of Stamford Collegiate High School, and a life long member of Lundy's Lane United Church. Jack had worked in aggregate sales all his life, 27 years for Queenston Quarries (Steetley Industries) and 12 years as general manager of ÊNorjohn Contracting of Walker Industries. Jack had lots of hobbies. He liked photography, model railroading, pond gardening and driving the roads of ÊOntario. He will be remembered as someone who did it 'his way'. Special thanks to the staff of GNGH on the Trillium Ward and Unit D for their attentive care. Jack's family will receive friends at the Morse & Son Chapel of the Morgan Funeral Homes, 5917 Main Street on Wednesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be celebrated Thursday, in the chapel at 1 o'clock. Cremation will follow.