S: Bradford Earl Berthelson -- 70 Years
FC: Bradford Earl Berthelson
2: My grandpa loves Judge Joe Brown AND he always makes me laugh. Alex
4: Shela says that her brother always loves to take fruit loops to church - that he always had some kind of candy with him.... not just for the little kids but for himself!
5: Grandpa's favorite time of year is Christmas because he gets to spend time with his family. Noah
6: Reta Rae says "I love it when Brad tells me about his new projects and new activities."
9: Hal: "Brad is the only friend I've ever had that got away with being called 'Ratso'"
12: Brian says "His dad's control over the radio dial that helped him learn to like the classics and got him interested in music."
13: Grandpa's grandkids say that his favorite game is solitaire. Noah says that he would want Grandma with him if he was on a deserted island.
14: My brother always tells me the truth with no embellishments!
15: Luke says grandpa's favorite food is CEREAL
17: Max says that his favorite thing about his brother is his quick wit and his ability to tell a great story, even if it is stretched a little. | If my dad were on a deserted island, he would want to have a computer with him so he could forward lame jokes to everyone in his address book. Brandon
18: Brad is known for saying "Pull my finger". Jasmine remembers his favorite joke as "If my dog were ugly as you, I'd shave it's butt and make it walk backwards. His favorite movie is Lonesome Dove
20: Brad works hard to stay out of work. Reta Rae
21: Brian says that he knows how to build a barbed wire fence straight as an arrow for miles, without any survey equipment thanks to his dad.
22: It makes me smile to think that my Dad can guess to a hundredth of an ounce how much soda is in his cup. Bret And Rill says Brad's favorite thing to do is drive around with a giant co-op pepsi.
24: Julie says that her grandpa works hard at keeping in touch with relatives.
25: I've learned how to manage money thanks to my dad. Bret
26: I will always remember my dad taking out his teeth and brushing them! Bret
28: My favorite thing about my brother is his sense of humor | Erin says that her grandpa is best at whistling.
30: One of my brother's talents is getting something for nothing!
31: If there was a fire in his house, once he made sure that everyone got out, he would want to get his coin collection.
33: Julie says that one of her favorite things about her grandpa is that he's always available when we need him. If she could give him anything, it would be a lifetime supply of Tabasco sauce. Julie also gets told by grandpa "don't yell at your sister".
35: Bailey says that Grandpa likes to wear his cowboy hat and he always says "Hey Goober".
37: Brad isn't afraid to talk to anyone. He is known for making friends with strangers. That's something that I admire about my dad. Bret
38: "He is my grandpa. He is funny. And I love him." That is why Bailey says that his grandpa is special to him.
40: If grandpa could go on a trip, he would go to my house. Erin
42: When Hal and I were to get married, Mom and Dad arrived in California the night before the wedding. That same night dad baptized Hal, then we drove to the Fairmont Hotel in San Francisco. We couldn't find a parking spot, so Hal told Brad, just drive right up front and tell them we have the governor of Montana with us.They parked the car in Valet Parking and did everything but roll out the "red carpet".Brad was driving his 1956 Lincoln Continental and since Dad was wearing his white Stetson hat it worked like a charm. Dad pulled it off as the celebrity and Brad was the chauffeur in his beautiful classic Lincoln Continental (with suicide doors). Shela
44: Max says if he could give anything to his brother, it would be something for one of his collections .... and lots of brotherly love
45: Luke says that his grandpa is special to him because "he's my grandpa!" Bailey says that his grandpa works hard at his farm.
46: If my dad was on a deserted island, he would want a bucket of nails and a hammer. He would build a fence around the island. Bret
47: A 1956 Continental is something that I would give Brad if I could give him anything, says Hal | Alex says he would give his Corvette to his Grandpa if he could give him anything.
48: Shela remembers a time when she was walking home late at night after watching Psycho. Brad jumped out of the bushes and scared her. He had a good laugh but then he was sweet enough to walk her home.
50: My grandpa's favorite food is anything with Rhubarb.
58: One of my favorite things is when Grandpa would come to visit and we would stock up on his favorites: Diet Dr Pepper, Zebra Cakes, Moon Pies, Mentos and Neccos
61: Brad loves to soak in the bathtub. I splashed around with him in the tub when I was little. Rill
63: My dad's habit of collecting the cars that he bought... and his children wrecked is a habit of his that comes to mind. Brandon
65: Noah says that something he has learned from his grandpa is that Auction and Storage Wars are fun to watch!
69: My brother loves his farm My grandpa is best at buying, restoring and selling antiques. Julie
71: Bradford....Cowboy....Brad....Grandpa I hope that you enjoy this book - the pictures and the words. You are a great man with an incredible legacy. We love you! Your hobbies, talents and habits make us smile when we think of you. You teach us things like not slamming the car door and that it is important to always know how much money is in our pocket. I'm so grateful for the chance that I had to take you to the "south" and share that experience with you. I look forward to our next trip together. I'm grateful that you are my Family! Love Karen