Passed in Peace May 17, 2018 at the age of 84 at Ebeid Hospice Residence. He is survived by his wife of 20 years, Charlotte Bradeen. Rex also leaves behind a son and daughter-in-law, Wayne and Laura Bradeen, a daughter, Kim Bradeen, two grandchildren, Lindsey and Kaylee Bradeen, a former wife, Shirlee Bradeen, a brother, Lynn Bradeen and a sister, Beverly Meadows, along with many nieces and nephews. Rex was preceded in death by his parents, Allen and Beulah Bradeen and two brothers, Marlin and Lyle Bradeen. Rex graduated from Kalamazoo Central High School and worked for Eaton Corporation for 28 years, before becoming a Business Representative for SEIU Local 79. Rex was an avid outdoorsman and sports enthusiast, but most of all Rex loved spending time with his family and friends. The family would like to grieve privately at this time because Rex joyfully celebrated his life as he lived, and would like to be remembered for his kind and generous spirit. Donations can be made if desired, to Ebeid Hospice Residence, Sylvania, Ohio.