|Misc*||He was remembered in an obituary in the Woodward News, Woodward, Oklahoma.|
Brad Lee Julian
Brad Lee Julian, 29, of Kingfisher, Oklahoma passed away Saturday, July 12, 2008, at Kingfisher Regional Hospital after an extended illness. Brad was born June 23, 1979, to Jeff and Sue Julian. He spent his childhood in Great Bend, Kansas and Woodward, Oklahoma, where he completed high school graduating in 1997.He was the first of two children born to the Julian’s and was a special big brother to his sister Carry. He enjoyed tennis and boating through his teen years.
After completing high school, Brad attended Oklahoma State University, graduating in the College of Engineering. After graduation in 2002, he secured a position with Exxon Mobil Corporation. While visiting his sister, Brad was introduced to Sarah Post and after a short courtship, Brad and Sarah were united in marriage on Saturday, June 19, 2004. After their wedding, they moved to Houston. They loved living in Houston. It was the beginning foundation of their marriage, their first home and great friends and neighbors. Eager to embrace life together they both began new jobs. Sarah a classroom teacher and Brad working in the oil production business.
About a year and a half into their marriage, it was discovered that Brad was suffering from heart disease. Brad’s heart disease did not stop him from work, many acts of kindness and his loving devotion to his family. As things progressed with this illness, Brad and Sarah moved back to Oklahoma to be close to family and friends for much needed support.
On December 30, 2007, they were blessed with an addition to their small family. Elizabeth Marie was the light of her Daddy’s life. Brad knew his time was at hand. He expressed that if he had it all to do over again, he wouldn't change a thing. He had grown in his faith as his disease progressed. Even though his body was waning, his spiritual health was very well. Brad was preceded in death by his grandmother, Kay Krauter, and his grandfather, Sonny Julian.
He is survived by his wife, Sarah along with their infant daughter Elizabeth, of the home; his parents, Jeff and Sue Julian of Woodward, Oklahoma; a sister, Carry Treat and her husband Sam of Tulsa, Oklahoma; his grandmother, Natha Julian of Great Bend, Kansas; his mother and father-in-law, David and Paula Post of Kingfisher, Oklahoma: a sister-in-law, Stacy Winkler and her husband Jake of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.