WANDA L. BREES,age 77,of Cambridge City,died Monday afternoon (April 26,2010) at her residence.
She was born in Preachersville,Ky.,on October 18,1932, to Homer Creech and Mary Williams Creech Troy and had lived here most of her life. She was a retired longtime employee of Richmond Laundry and had also worked for Dollar General (Cambridge City). Wanda was a homemaker and a member of the Oak Park Church.
Survivors include her husband of 31 years,Larry Brees;Jim (Sallye) Creech of Richmond;daughter Jenny (Doug) Mullen of Straughn,Ind.;brother, Richard Henry Creech of Richmond;son-in-law, William Drook of Richmond;grandchildren, Jeremy Creech,Sarah (Geoff)Riggle,Richard Harrison,Dennis Harrison,Angel (Jason)Cox, Jennifer Drook,William (Kim)Drook,12 great-grandchildren;five great-great-grandchildren;neices and nephews.
In addition to her parents, a daughter Penny Drook; a brother,Virgil Creech;and two sisters,Lucy Morris and Linda Ellison are also deceased.
Services will be held at 11 am on Friday (April 30,2010) in Oak Park Church (1920 Chester Blvd,Richmond). Rev. Kevin Shindoll will officiate. Burial will be in Riverside Cemetery in Cambridge City. Friends may call from 4-7:30 pm on Thursday (April 29.2010) at the church.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 4567 Progress Dr.,Columbus,IN 47201 or to the Reid Hospital Foundation for Hospice, 1100 Reid Parkway,Richmond,IN 47374.
Riggle-Waltermann Mortuary is in charge of arrangements.