Edward J. Breznick Sr., 86

M r. Edward J. Breznick Sr., 86, died Saturday morning, Feb. 12, 2011, at Indian River Nursing home in Granville.

He was born April 5, 1924, in Mineville, the son of the late Frank and Bernice (Terczak) Breznick.

Edward was a graduate of Poultney (Vt.) High School, Class of 1942.

After high school, he enlisted in the U.S. Navy and served during World War II.

He was a member of St. Raphael’s Catholic Church and the American Legion J. Claire Carmody Post No. 37 of Poultney.

Edward was employed by General Electric Co. in Rutland, Vt., working in the Forge Department, retiring in 1986.

He is survived by his wife, Mary (Barbaro) Breznick, whom he married in Middle Granville in 1948; by his son, Edward J. Breznick Jr. and his wife, Kathy, of Poultney, Vt.; by his daughter, Paula Jean Skelley and her husband, Michael of Albany; by his brother, Frank Breznick of South Poultney, Vt.; by his four granddaughters: Jenn Skelley, Jill Skelley, Amie Kirschenbaum and Kristi Breznick; by his great-grandson, Jett Kirschenbaum, and also by numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

He was predeceased by his two brothers, Stanley and Walter Breznick, and by his sisters, Bernice Breznick, Jenny Kuruc, Alice Cembalski, Sophie Fialkovich and Helen Kopchick.

Visitation were held on Monday, Feb. 14, at the Roberts-Aubin Funeral Home, located at 266 Allen Ave., Poultney, Vt.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Tuesday, Feb. 15, at 11 a.m. at St. Raphael’s Catholic Church. The Rev. Sean Patrick Dowling, parish priest, will be the celebrant. Burial will be at a later date in Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Cemetery in Granville.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association Vermont Chapter at 300 Cornerstone Drive, Suite 128, Williston, Vt. 05495 or St. Raphael’s Catholic Church.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Roberts-Aubin Funeral Home.

Comments

comments

Tags: , , , , , ,

Excitement continues at the Washington County Fair

fair go round

By Dan King and Krystle S. Morey Holy smokes! The final days of the fair are here already! The Washington […]

Shoppers’ ‘points’ can help schools get tools

art sci dog fish cut up web

By Krystle S. Morey Granville residents can earn free supplies, musical instruments and playground equipment for their school simply by […]

Fundraiser for boy injured in ATV accident Saturday

Logan Pease

By Dan King Since 11-year-old Logan Pease was struck by a vehicle while riding his ATV in May, the community […]

Dirty water plagues users

The Orchard in North Granville

By Krystle S. Morey Several North Granville residents were plagued with dirty tap water last week after a local nursing […]

Classifieds 08/24/16

Lakes Region Freepress – 08/19/16

Weekender – 08/19/16

North Country Freepress – 08/19/16

Northshire Freepress – 08/19/16

Lakes Classifieds – 08/19/16

Washington County Fair Aug. 22-28

Jaxon Beebe, of Granville (2)

By Dan King and Krystle S. Morey Holy smokes! It’s fair time! With an attendance of 120,000 annually, the Washington […]

County seeks PILOT for new solar projects

county board of supervisors

By Dan King The Washington County Board of Supervisors wants Borrego Solar to pay some money for its solar project […]