William Breeher Obituary

William  Breeher
William Breeher

June 19, 1914 - July 25, 2008
Born in St. Louis, MO
Resided in Des Moines, IA

Obituary

William ('Bill') Joseph Breeher, Jr., 94, died July 25, 2008 of natural causes at the Bright Kavanagh House Hospice in Des Moines. Bill was born June 19, 1914 in St. Louis, Missouri, the son of William and Sophia (Baerthel) Breeher. After finishing school and working in sales, he joined the U.S. Navy. On New Year's Eve, 1938, he married Vera Jacobs in St. Louis.

He is survived by his son and daughter-in-law, Kenneth and Marjorie Breeher of Des Moines; four granddaughters, Audra, Kara, Laura and Alyssa; and three great-grandsons, Adley, Patrick and Quinn.

Bill loved reading and photography. He also greatly enjoyed traveling and had residence in over thirty cities during his lifetime. Bill was deeply loved. His zest for life, optimism and love of learning will always be remembered.

A memorial service will be held in the coming months in Tucson, AZ where Bill's ashes will be returned to his late wife, Vera.

ARRANGEMENTS BY ILES FUNERAL HOMES ~ WESTOVER CHAPEL.

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