Bradley C.  Bucky Rose

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Bradley C. " Bucky" Rose

June 16, 1958 - January 30, 2019

Bradley C.  Bucky Rose Bradley C. "Bucky," "Uncle Buck," Rose of Lewiston, NY, entered into eternal rest on Wednesday, January 30, 2019 at Mercy Hospital in Buffalo, NY. Born in Lewiston, NY, on June 16, 1958, he was the beloved son of the late William C. and the late Joann (Vana) Rose.
Bradley was an amazing athlete in his younger years. A 1977 graduate of Lew-Port High School, he excelled in football, baseball and wrestling. Recognized as an All-WNY football player for Lew-Port, he then went on to play for Canisius College.
Bradley later moved to Honolulu, Hawaii, where he resided for over 25 years. While in Hawaii, he had a successful career as a well-respected finance manager with Pflueger Honda. Throughout his time in Hawaii, he kept a deep connection and love for his hometown of Lewiston, NY. Bradley carried with him throughout his life the cherished memories of his dear mother. He will be remembered for his larger than life personality.
He is survived by his brothers, Jeffrey and Gregory (Debbie) Rose; his sister, Christina Rose (late Jeffrey Skowronski); his former wife and lifelong friend, Danna Borelli; his nephew, Vinny Gambino, who was very dear to him; loving aunts and cousins; and nieces and nephews who will miss their Uncle Buck. Also survived by many friends who he considered his "brothers" and friends who were his "Hawaii family." He was predeceased by his sister, Joann W. Rose.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday, February 16, 2019 at 10:00 AM at St. Peter's R.C. Church, 620 Center Street, Lewiston, NY, with Msgr. David G. LiPuma officiating. There will be no prior visitation.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be sent to Lew-Port Alumni Association, 4061 Creek Rd., Youngstown, NY 14174.
Arrangements entrusted to Hardison Funeral Homes Inc. Lewiston, NY. Please visit for online registry.
Published on February 5, 2019
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David D. Miller
Feb 11, 2019
Bradley or I should say buckey I talked to all the time that week iam sorry for what you were going through our child hood wont be forgotten say hi to bones for me and my wife and son RIP
Vicky supple Beeman
Feb 08, 2019
Brad gone too soon. I will always remember you're bigger then life presence. You showed up for Donnie, I will always love you for that! God bless you and your family. You and Bones together again ,watch out angels!
Debra (Skipworth) Wagner
Feb 08, 2019
My sincere prayers and condolences to the Rose family and extended family.
Phyllis Pontius (Adel)
Feb 07, 2019
I am heartbroken and I will miss all the fun times and keep all the great memories with me. My thoughts and prayers go out to your entire family. RIP Uncle Buck
Don and Ruth Housser and family
Feb 06, 2019
Our deepest Sympathies to Brad's Family. We are so sorry to hear of Brad's passing. Too young, way too young. Brad was so prominent in so many of our lives. Our children were school mates of Brad. God Speed, Brad. We will now Pray for the Repose of your Soul.
Don and Ruth Housser, Mike Butler, Patrick Butler, MaryAnne Butler Beaman, Tim Butler
Feb 06, 2019
We are so sorry to hear of Brad's Passing. Too, too young. Brad was such an awesome, class mate, and friend to all. God Speed Brad, we always looked up to you, and now we will Pray for the Repose of your Soul. With Love, your California and Nevada Pals.
Scarcelli Family Vero, NFalls and California
Feb 06, 2019
Danna and all the Family, Our deepest condolences and sympathy for the loss of Brad. We have so many memories of Brad and all our fun times together. Brad was a part of our families and remember his caring ways.
Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you.
Kevin Mooradian Jr.
Feb 06, 2019
You will be dearly missed my good friend,Say hello to Bones and my father for me. R.I.P Buck
Jeffery Meigs
Feb 06, 2019
Too soon Bucky. Too soon. Best foosball team mate I ever had.
I hit my first home run off of you in Little League at the Red Brick diamond. Don't worry, it was a good pitch. I just lucky.
Ann Weintraub
Feb 06, 2019
RIP Bucky. You were a good man with a lot of love to share. I loved listening to all your life stories - and there were many.
I will miss you buddy. ♡♡
Ron Aderhold
Feb 06, 2019
Greg and Family

Sorry to read in the loss of your Brother.
Rest in Peace Bucky

Ron & Helen
Tammy Jackson
Feb 06, 2019
I am heartbroken, Brad was such a special man and treasured friend , my life will forever be changed with the loss of him .
Diane Harold
Feb 06, 2019
So sorry to hear this sad news. Bradley always brought a smile to my face and heart
Nancy H.Colucci
Feb 06, 2019
James R. Allender & FAMILY
Feb 06, 2019
So sorry to hear of the passing of Buck.50 years of GREAT memories, laughs & a few tears.ALOHA my good freind !
Chris churakos
Feb 06, 2019
So sorry for your loss remember the good fun times we all had
Jim Fasso
Feb 06, 2019
Buck had a heart of gold. R.I.P my friend
Feb 05, 2019
Danna and family loy,

I am so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you at this present time
Gabor Koppany
Feb 05, 2019
Rest In Peace my friend. Glad to have met you and hear about how much of a great person you always been.
Terri Bax
Feb 05, 2019
Bucky my heart is broken. You will be missed so very much. I know you’re in a good place. Say hi and give Romeo a big hug and for me, Danny and Nicole