Bryan Arnold Bledsoe, 62, Morgantown, West Virginia

Bryan Arnold Bledsoe, age 62 of Morgantown, WV, passed away on March 5 2021, in Morgantown, West Virginia.

Bryan was born in Salem, Indiana on May 10, 1958 to Arnold and Frances (Bundy) Bledsoe. He married Mary Sue Gadlage in August 1978. Bryan worked for the Bureau of Prisons for 29 years during which time he developed numerous friendships that became family.

He was an active member of St. Francis de Sales Catholic Church in Morgantown WV. He enjoyed spending time with grandchildren, golfing, kayaking, playing cards, trivia, chocolate, pickleball, traveling, and everything Indiana.

Bryan is survived by his wife Mary Sue of Morgantown, WV, two sons; Travis Bledsoe(Sarah) of Morgantown, WV and Evan Bledsoe (April) of Berlin, NH, and daughter Kacy Casto (Wes) of Morgantown, WV, eight grandchildren; Amaya, Jordan, Elijah, Sydney, Tucker, Owen, Crosby, and Lincoln; two brothers Brad Bledsoe (Kathy) and Barry Blesdsoe, sisters-in-law; Linda Jacobs (Arrol) and Chris Kluemper (John), and brother-in-laws; David Gadlage and Bernard Gadlage (Iris), uncle; Larry Bledsoe (Mary Ann), aunt Dorothy Allen, aunt Paulette Purkhiser (Ray), aunt Phyllis Wilkinson and many nieces and nephews. He is preceded in death by his parents, twin sons; Justin and Jordan, grandparents, aunt Peggy Stackhouse, and sister-in-law Kathleen Schnell and brother-in-law, Donnie Schnell.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, March 12, 2021 at St. Celestine Catholic Church in Celestine, Indiana with burial to follow in St. Celestine Cemetery. A visitation will be held from 9:00 a.m. until the 11:00 a.m. Mass time on Friday at St. Celestine Catholic Church in Celestine, Indiana. Masks and social distancing will be required for the visitation and Mass.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, St. Celestine Catholic Church, St. Francis de Sales Catholic Church in Morgantown WV, or charity of your choosing. Online condolences may be made at

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