In loving memory of our Bradley Wade Bullchief, he went to be with our Heavenly Father on July 5, 2022. He was 33 years old. He was born in Wolf Point, MT on October 29, 1988 to Timilyn Russell and Marvin Bullchief.
He attended school in Wolf Point and went off to Kicking Horse Job Corps in Ronan, MT; where he got his G.E.D. and his trade in painting in 2006 and 2007.
He always had a kind heart for lending a helping hand. He worked at Sherman Inn, Sidney Sugars, and Tande’s Grocery and did numerous odd jobs with his best friend, George SW. He loved cruising around, listening to music, and drawing. He had a very nice sense of humor that would put a smile on everyone face; when it came to jokes or imitating the craziest movies or videos from his phone. He also loved being around family and friends.
He is survived by his mother, Timilyn Russell; stepmother, Amanda Red Eagle Bullchief; sister, Renae Bullchief; brothers, Jason (Julia) Bullchief, Quinten (Sam I.B.) Bullchief; his four children who he loved dearly, Xaiden, Vaden, Amani, Noah all of Poplar, MT; aunties, Kenda Martell of Poplar, Leah Runsthrough of Billings; grandpa Raymond (Carlene) Cloke of Mobridge, SD; grandma, Jana Moore of Omak, WA; grandma, Laverne Loveshim of Poplar; also, Margaret Hapa and Yvette Todd of Poplar; aunties, Anna Gleed, and Julia Young; uncles, Allen Russell of Poplar, Ennis Russell of Hays, MT, James Russell of Alburquerque, NM, Dennis Russell of Wolf Point, Misha Cloke of Poplar, and Vincent RunsThrough, Shane and Shiloh Bercier of Omak, WA; aunties, Shandera and Sara Bercier of Omak, WA, Misty IronLeggins of Poplar, Sudi Rae Cloke of Poplar, and Jesse Jo Cloke of Wolf Point; cousins, Dalonna Youngman, Jazmyn Russell, Brittany Russell, Marteen and Marsha Martell, Ember Buckles, Cameo Buckles, Dionne Russell, Melissa Bard, Jori Russell, Demiree Russell, Langley RunsThrough, Shivonne Martell, Tracey Russell, Tia and Tai Russell, Marciella Russell, Precious and Cherish Savior, Barbara Russell, Josephine Russell, Mystical Savior, Robert Russell Sr., Derek Russell, Marcus Russell, Michael Russell, William Russell, Eldon RunsThrough, Erwin Russell, Randall RunsThrough, Wylie RunsThrough, Hurricane and Dyson Russell, Gage IronLeggins, Ryan and Robert Russell, Ehtan Russell, Stormy Medicine Elk, and numerous aunties, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews, and grandchildren, too many to mention.
He is preceded in death by his dad, Marvin Bullchief; sister, Kyleen Bullchief; great grandma, Lumyna Cloke; great grandpa, Joseph Russell; great grandparents, Gaye and Pete Mathews; grandma, Lucille Russell; grandpa, Stanley Lester Jr.; grandma, Darlene Fourstar; grandpa, Matching Bullchief; grandma, Florence Russell; grandpa, James IronLeggins; uncles, Allison, Joseph, and Douglas Russell; also, Callen Cloke; aunties, Shirlene Bullchief, Emma Buckles; cousins, Allen Russell Jr., Phillip Russell, Ian Russell; niece, Mikaela Mato Maza and the love of his life, Stephanie Martell.
He had numerous extended families, Lesters, Russells, Longees, Ironleggins, Clokes, Shields, Crazybulls, Iron Bears, Youpees, Youngmans, Youngs, Red Thunders, and Warclubs. Sorry if we forgot to mention anybody.
A wake will be held 7 p.m. Tuesday, July 12 at the Poplar Cultural Center. A funeral service will be held 1 p.m. Wednesday, July 13 at the Poplar Cultural Center. Interment will follow at the
Clayton Stevenson Memorial Chapel of Wolf Point has been entrusted with the arrangements.