Eugene Breeze


Eugene Breeze

Death 14 Dec 2013 (aged 83)
Burial Jacksonville, Onslow County, North Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 121824675 View Source
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Jacksonville, NC – Eugene Breeze, 83, died Saturday, December 14, 2013 at his residence. Graveside services with military honors were held on Wednesday, 12:00 pm at Coastal Carolina State Veterans Cemetery with DAV Chaplain Gregg Hayes officiating. 

He was born in Manchester, Ohio to Harry and Irene Breeze and was one of 9 siblings - 4 sisters: Evelyn Tomlin, Kay Chandler, Jane Breeze and Sue Humphrey
 and there were 5 brothers - all patriots too! Including Gene there were 5 Marines, Gene, Jim, Larry, Bob and Tom and his eldest brother Don was in the Army!

Gene was a retired Captain with the U.S. Marine Corps, having served in the Korean War and three tours of duty during the Vietnam War receiving a battle-field commission for bravery.

Survivors include his daughter, Lisa Breeze-Fox of Hobe Sound, FL; two sons, Christopher Breeze of Jacksonville, NC and Scott Breeze of Washington, DC; four brothers, four sisters, 10 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren, and his four legged friend and companion, Angel Dog.

The Breeze Family suggests that donations be made to the DAV Post #16, 300 Sherwood Road, Jacksonville, NC 28540 or to the Wounded Warriors Project, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, KS 66675

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  • Created by: Pastor Rick Hall
  • Added: 16 Dec 2013
  • Find a Grave Memorial 121824675
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Eugene Breeze (25 Aug 1930–14 Dec 2013), Find a Grave Memorial ID 121824675, citing Coastal Carolina State Veterans Cemetery, Jacksonville, Onslow County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Pastor Rick Hall (contributor 47045169) .