Bradley R. Ackman, 47, of Galesburg,
died at 1:18 p.m. Wednesday, August 7, 2019, at home.
He was born November 10, 1971,
in Galesburg, the son of Charles “Skip” Ackman and Sharon K. Cassell. He married Diana L. McKee.
He is survived by two children,
Bradley E. Ackman of Galesburg and Courtney G. Ackman of Wataga; a grandson, Aiden
Ackman; his father, Charles “Skip” (Lorretta) Ackman of Ashley, Indiana; sisters,
Debra Ackman of Angola, Indiana and Carrie Richards of Sturgis, Michigan; other
family members, Jeremy Law of Wisconsin, Dennis Ackman and Andy Mark Ackman, both
of Oneida, Kimberly Sue Cassell-Davis, William R. Cassell, Bill G. Cassell, Travis
Collins, and Robert Keller Jr., all of Galesburg, and Doug Earp of Monmouth; and
several other aunts, uncles, and cousins. He was preceded in death by his mother.
Brad was an over-the-road truck
driver for many years. Most recently he drove
for Eagle Express. He graduated from Bethany
Christian Academy and attended Bob Jones University.
Brad was a collector of many things,
most notably his marble collection and Hot Wheels. He enjoyed fishing, shooting, riding his Harley,
and the Cubs.
Visitation will be 5 to 7 p.m.
Friday, August 16, 2019 at Hinchliff-Pearson-West Funeral Directors and Cremation
Services Galesburg Chapel. Graveside service
will be 10 a.m. Saturday, August 17, 2019 at Oak Lawn Memorial Gardens. A celebration of Brad’s life will continue from
11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Saturday at Sidetrax. Memorial contributions may be made to the family.
Online condolences can be made at www.h-p-w.com.