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C. Bradley (Brad) Eller

June 1, 1962 ~ May 20, 2020 (age 57)


Charles Bradley “Brad” Eller, 57 of North Salem, Indiana passed away unexpectedly at his home, in the early morning hours of May 20, 2020.

Brad was born on June 1, 1962 in Danville, IN to C. Thomas and Diana (Arnold) Eller. He was a 1981 graduate of Brownsburg High School. He married Gayle Swihart on July 2, 1983 a loving and joyful union that would last until his unexpected passing. Professionally, he was a logistics manager for many years with Maingate.

He was a Harley enthusiast, an avid outdoorsman that especially enjoyed fishing, and a well-known hoarder of books. In addition to his hobbies, he was a lifetime member of the National Rifle Association. Without question, his greatest passion in life was his family, to which he was deeply committed.

In addition to his beloved wife, Gayle, survivors include his daughter, Casey (husband Seth) Wade; sisters, Jody Hall and Betsy Eller; grandchildren, Rosalynn and Harper, and his fur-babies, Izzie, Nola, Willa, Millie, Belle, Wilson, and Lacey.

In addition to his parents, Brad was preceded in death by his beloved son, C. Chris Eller.

A Private farewell service was held at the Eric MD Bell Funeral Home. A Celebration of Life Gathering will be held at 1pm, June 20, 2020 in the North Salem Community Center, where friends will be invited to gather from 11 am until the time of the Life Celebration.  

In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts are encouraged to the American Cancer Society.

Care of the Eller family has been entrusted to Eric MD Bell Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Pittsboro. All are invited to share thoughts and memories with the family by visiting the funeral home’s website:


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June 20, 2020

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
North Salem Community Center
6 S. Main Street
North Salem, IN 46165

Celebration of Life
June 20, 2020

1:00 PM
North Salem Community Center
6 S. Main Street
North Salem, IN 46165


American Cancer Society
P.O. Box 22718, Oklahoma City OK 73123
Tel: 1-800-227-2345

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