Funeral service Wednesday for baby Natallya

A photo of Natallya Rich. (Courtesy: Facebook)

WHITE CLOUD, Mich. (WOOD) — A funeral service will take place Wednesday for 4-month-old Natallya Rich.

Baby Natallya was found dead last week in the basement of her grandmother’s home in White Cloud. She had been missing since May 9.

An undated photo of Matthew Bradley and Natallya Rich. (Courtesy: Facebook)
(An undated photo of Matthew Bradley and Natallya Rich./Courtesy: Facebook)

According to court documents, her father, Matthew Bradley, told police he took a nap that day and when he woke up, she was dead. He then told Natallya’s mother he was taking her to his sister’s house, instead he placed her in the basement of the home where she was found by police May 19.

Bradley is being held at the Newaygo County Jail on a felony charge for concealing his daughter’s death.

Autopsy results are still pending.

A funeral service is being held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Hessel Cheslek Funeral Home in Sparta.

Memorial contributions can be made to The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children, Attn: DEV, 699 Prince Street, Alexandria, VA 22314.

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