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Harry A. Breske - Class Of 1949 VIEW PROFILE


Harry A. Breske

July 20, 1931 - Nov. 28, 2015

SOUTH BEND - Harry A. Breske, 84, of Mishawaka, passed away at 1:15 pm Saturday, November 28, 2015, at the Sanctuary at Holy Cross. He was born on July 20, 1931, in Toledo, OH, to the late Harry & Martha (Stryker) Breske.

On July 2, 1955, in Lagrange, IN, he married Nancy J. Dentino, who survives.

Also surviving are a daughter, Lori M. (Dan) Breske-Curkrowicz, a son, Michael (Lori K.) Breske, both of Mishawaka; a brother, Walt (Janice) Breske, a sister, JoAnn Stombaugh, both of South Bend; 2 grandchildren: Lindsay (Taylor) Hall and Scott (Heather) Breske, both of Fishers, IN; 4 great-grandchildren: Brooklyn Hall, Cade Breske, Ava Breske and Caroline Breske, all of Fishers, IN; a niece, Julie (Mark) Rokop of Osceola; a nephew, David Breske of South Bend; numerous other nieces and nephews; a sister in-law, Sandy (Joe) Plank of Elkhart; close friends: Irene Lehman, Shirley Yerk, both of South Bend; and his beloved pet Molly.

Per Harry's wishes there will be no services or visitation. Cremation has taken place.

Harry graduated in 1949 from South Bend Central. He was a Navy veteran, who served during the Korean War aboard the U.S.S Franklin D. Roosevelt. Harry enjoyed playing golf, was an amateur artist, and a jack-of-all-trades.

Memorial donations may be given to Pet Refuge, 4626 S. Burnett Dr., South Bend, IN 46614; or to the Multiple Sclerosis Society.

Elkhart Cremation Services is entrusted with his arrangements.

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