|Birth: ||Feb. 8, 1951|
|Death: ||Nov. 21, 2007|
Richard LeRoy Breeden, 56, died Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2007, at his home in Ahsahka.
Rick was born Feb. 8, 1951, in Sandpoint, Idaho, son of John and Laura Breeden. Rick spent his early life in north Idaho. He attended school in Kootenai and Sandpoint.
Most of Rick's adult life was spent in the Clearwater Valley. His love for the river, fishing for steelhead and salmon brought him great joy. The mountains as well were important because he loved to hunt his favorite animals.
You could always find Rick at all of the athletic events that occurred in Orofino. He had a special spot in his heart for sports, from his early athletic career as a gifted athlete to watching his son compete, as well as the rest of the youth in the community. Rick spent many hours volunteering for the baseball program in Orofino, helping to build the program as a coach, caring for the fields, equipment, etc.
Rick was preceded in death by his mother, Laura and father, John; brother, Thomas Rickett; and sister, Cathy Converse.
He is survived by his wife of 17 years, Jaylene; sons, Ken (Naomi), Ricky; granddaughters, Andrea and Jordie; sisters, Diane (Billy) Rice, Janie (Allen) Decker, Linda (Bob) Howard; and numerous members of his extended family.
A memorial service will be conducted at 1 p.m. Monday, Nov. 26, at Pine Hills Funeral Chapel in Orofino.
Lewiston Morning Tribune
November 24, 2007
John Leroy Breeden (1925 - 1984)
Laura Luella Inman Davenport (1926 - 2007)
Dianna Luella Rickett Rice (1943 - 2010)**
Thomas Lee Rickett (1945 - 1988)**
Catherine Ann Breeden Converse (1949 - 2007)*
Richard LeRoy Breeden (1951 - 2007)
Created by: B. Flowers
Record added: May 24, 2013
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