Bradley J. Samsel, age 18

Lost to gun violence on January 7, 2019 in Kansas City, Kansas.

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  • Nickname:
    3 BRADLEY James
    5 Welder Baby
    2 BJ
  • Number of children:
    4 0
  • Personality:
    4 He befriended those other ignored, he loved the young
    3 This loud, sometimes obnoxious boy was loved dearly despite his flaws.
    3 Therefore he loved all and he loved hard
    1 Bradley was the baby of the family and he loved children. Was the best big brother.
  • Occupation:
    3 Going to school for welding
    3 Welder baby
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  • Schools attended:
    2 Tonganoxie High
    1 Shawnee Mission Christian School
  • Comments:
    2 18 year old loyal friend, brother, son, you name it.
    3 Taken from us way too soon. Everyone would love to hear and see you one last time.
    3 loyalty over money anyday !
    3 Please help bring us all closure. Any info can help.
    2 816-474-TIPS : 100% anonymous tips line.
    3 be easy, be safe
    3 love you, love you bye

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