|Birth: ||Sep. 18, 1885|
|Death: ||Jan. 6, 1959|
(from the Daily Republican-Times, Ottawa, IL, Tues., Jan. 6, 1959, Pg. 11)
Mrs. Breese, 73, Dies; Rites In Marseilles
Mrs. Verne G. (Bessie) Breese, 73, died today in Acre View Nursing Home at Villa Park, Ill.
Funeral services will be held at the Seals-Campbell Chapel at 3 p.m. Thursday, the Rev. Howard Preston, of the First Congregational Church officiating.
Burial will be in Ottawa Avenue Cemetery. Friends may call at the chapel after 2 p.m. Wednesday.
Mrs. Breese was born Sept. 18, 1885 to William and Susan Sinclair of Serena Twp. She married Verne G. Breese June 7, 1906. She made her home in Oak Park since the death of her husband in 1955.
Surviving are three daughters, Mrs. O. W. (Treva) Thogmartin, Kansas City, Mo.; Mrs. Merle A. (Thelma) Rhines, Oak Park, Ill. and Mrs. Warren (Roma) Singer of Benton Harbor, Mich.; seven grandchildren and five great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband and two sons, Robert and Lloyd.
She was a member of the Marseilles Woman's Club.
Verne G. Breese (1885 - 1955)*
Roma A. Breese Singer (1913 - 1973)*
Ottawa Avenue Cemetery
Created by: Bruce B.
Record added: Sep 24, 2010
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