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Sylvia Louise "Louise" Mounts Breese
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Birth: Jun. 27, 1920
Washington County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jun. 23, 2006
Washington County
Pennsylvania, USA

Claysville homemaker

Sylvia Louise MOUNTS BREESE, 85, of Claysville, died Friday, June 23, 2006, in Hillsview Personal Care Home, Buffalo Township.

She was born June 27, 1920, in Washington County, a daughter of William H. and Sylvia Jane SCOTT MOUNTS.

Mrs. BREESE was a member of Pleasant Grove Baptist Church and the Women's Missionary Society of Pleasant Grove.

She was a homemaker and was famous for her angel food cakes, which she baked from scratch.

On June 26, 1937, in West Virginia, she married Lloyd SPROWLS BREESE, who survives.

Also surviving are three daughters, Cora BROWNLEE and Janet Meurl BROWNLEE, both of Claysville, and Linda Ruth BREESE of Washington; two brothers, Sherman and Dean MOUNTS, both of Claysville; a sister, Martha RINEHART of Claysville; 15 grandchildren, Susan LACOCK, Lloyd, Baum, William, John Scott and James BROWNLEE, Amy DILLIE, Joseph BROWNLEE, Karen EALY, Sherman Dean BROWNLEE, Pamela CARROLL, Bryan BROWNLEE, Kenny BREESE, Cora HAUER, and Tina STEWART; 35 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.

Deceased are four brothers, William, Melvin, Charles and Cephas MOUNTS; and a sister, Mildred APPLEGATE.

Friends will be received from 2 until 5 p.m., the time of services, Sunday, June 25, in Michael H. HEINRICH Funeral Home, 219 Main Street, Claysville, with the Rev. Meade LACOCK officiating. Private interment will follow in Fairmount Cemetery, West Finley, at a later date. The family suggests memorial contributions be made to a charity of the donor's choice. A guest book is available online at

Source - "Observer-Reporter" newspaper, Washington, Washington County, Pennsylvania dated Saturday, June 24, 2006

Family links: 
  William Harrison Mounts (1888 - 1960)
  Sylvia Jane Scott Mounts (1895 - 1971)
  Lloyd Sprowls Breese (1917 - 2009)*
  Linda Ruth Breese (1945 - 2016)*
  William Simpson Mounts (1912 - 1981)*
  Cephas Stanley Mounts (1915 - 2003)*
  Charles Glen Mounts (1916 - 1990)*
  Mildred Ola Mounts Applegate (1918 - 1994)*
  Sylvia Louise Mounts Breese (1920 - 2006)
  Sherman Milton Mounts (1922 - 2014)*
  Ronald Dean Mounts (1926 - 2007)*
  Martha Winona Mounts Rinehart (1928 - 2014)*
*Calculated relationship
Fairmount Cemetery
East Finley
Washington County
Pennsylvania, USA
Created by: Wendy Vogt Szallay
Record added: Oct 27, 2013
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Sylvia Louise Louise <i>Mounts</i> Breese
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Sylvia Louise Louise <i>Mounts</i> Breese
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Sylvia Louise Louise <i>Mounts</i> Breese
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 Added: Oct. 27, 2013

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