In Memory of
Bradley Theron Flota, 66, passed away December 16, 2015 at Crossroads Community Hospital in Mount Vernon, Illinois. He was born and raised in Mount Vernon and was a 1966 graduate of Mount Vernon Township High School.
During the late 60s, Brad was a highly valued member of the TimeAtions, the band that would evolve into Head East after Brad's departure. Brad loved the Beatles and brought several wonderful arrangements, such as “Got to Get You Into My Life” for the TimeAtions to perform. In addition to the Beatles, Brad was also a big fan of John Wayne, and the Saint Louis Cardinals.
Brad served in the United States Army from 1970 to 1972. He was a member of the Mount Vernon Police Department from 1974 until 1998 also serving as the Mount Vernon City School’s D.A.R.E Officer from 1990 to 1998.