Bradley Anderson, 91 years old, of Montgomery Texas, passed away on August 30, 2015. A former Portland resident, Brad was the creator and cartoonist of the syndicated comic, Marmaduke. A Memorial Service will be held in his honor at 11 am on Saturday, July 2, 2016, at the Portland Congregational Church, 8849 Church St. in Portland, New York. The Rev. Gordon Spiller will officiate the service. Prior to the Memorial Service his ashes will be laid to rest at 10 am on Saturday, July 2 at the Portland Evergreen Cemetery in Portland New York. The Masonic graveside service will be provided by The Carroll Lodge 1147 F&A.M. of Frewsburg, New York. That will be followed by The 33rd Degree Memorial Service conducted by The 33rd Degree members of The Valley of Jamestown A.A.S.R. At the conclusion of the Masonic services, full Military Honors will be accorded to Brad by The American Legion John W Dill Post 434 of Brocton, New York. The American Flag will be presented to his wife Barbara by Chaplin Fran Lus. A Dedication Ceremony for the Brad Anderson and Marmaduke statue will be held at 2:00 pm, Saturday, July 2, 2016, at the Portland Town Hall, 87 West Main St. Brocton, New York. All are welcome to attend this great honor and celebration of a former member of our community. Local funeral services for the family were provided by The Morse Funeral Home of Brocton, New York.