Jesse John Brady III

  • Born: February 20, 1950
  • Died: December 8, 2018
  • Location: Austin, Texas

Weed-Corley-Fish Funeral Home North

3125 N Lamar Blvd.
Austin, TX 78705
Tel. (512) 452-8811

Tribute & Message From The Family

Jesse John Brady III, aged 68, passed away on December 8, 2018 from complications of heart disease.
John grew up in Austin's Travis Heights neighborhood, and graduated from Travis High School. He earned his bachelor's and master's degrees in electrical engineering from The University of Texas at Austin.

A gifted engineer, John had a fulfilling 40-year career building sonar systems with The University of Texas Applied Research Laboratories. He was division head of the Advanced Technology Lab there, and was instrumental to its founding and success.

John enjoyed all aspects of electronic technology and keeping up-to-date with the latest business news. He loved the company of dogs, especially the family golden retrievers.

John is survived by his beloved wife, Karen; father, Jesse John Brady, Jr., of Austin, Texas; sisters, Margaret Brady of Salt Lake City, Utah; Susan Brady and her husband Mark Loeffler, of North Haven, Connecticut; and Dorothy Brady of Austin, Texas; and his nephew and niece, Edward Stanley of San Francisco, California, and Kathryn Stanley of Seattle, Washington. He was preceded in death by his mother, Dolores Nan Brady.

A family memorial service is pending.

For those who wish to make a donation in John's memory, please consider an animal rescue organization such as Gold Ribbon Rescue ( or the charity of your choice.

Condolence & Memory Journal

So sorry to see the passing of John. He was my great boss for 14 years and will always be remembered fondly.

Posted by Evelyn Franke - Taylor, TX - Coworker   December 23, 2018

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