Francis Dennis Brady– 82, passed away on May 13, 2020. He was born February 13, 1938 in Indianapolis, Indiana to the late Michael and Hannah Brady. Francis (Diz) was a graduate of St. Catherine’s and Cathedral. Diz was a veteran who served his country in the United States Army, with honor. Francis was a valued and loyal employee of Herff Jones for over 40 years. Mr. Brady was happily married to the love of his life, and patriach of the family, Hilda Brady for 48 years. Francis was very proud of his Irish heritage and enjoyed his many years living in Puerto Rico with his extended family. He loved golfing, swimming, traveling, and spending time with friends and family drinking a cup of tea.
Diz is survived by his wife Hilda Brady and their daughter Tina (Brady) Little and grandchildren Jacob and Devin Little. Additionally, he is survived by his son Brian Brady and daughter Christina (Brady) Crawford and grandchildren Jeff Crawford and Jamie Dukate, three great grandchildren as well as his sisters Rita (Brady) Sullivan and Eileen (Brady) Green. Diz was preceded in death by his siblings Mary (Brady) Blank, Teresa (Brady) Wilcoxen, Jimmy Brady, John Brady, and grandchild Alexander Little.
Celebration of life will be held Wednesday, December 8, 2021 from 4:00 to 8:00 PM at O’Riley Funeral Home, 6107 South East St., Indianapolis, Indiana 46227. Please visit www.ORileyfuneralhome.com to leave a memory of Francis for the family.