Edgar Joseph Breault
April 12, 1913 - February 2, 2014
LEOMINSTER -- Edgar Joseph Breault, of Leominster, died February 2, 2014, in Life Care Center, surrounded by his family. He was predeceased by his wife, Erminia "Min" (Palumbo) Breault. They were married May 22, 1943.
He leaves two sons; David Breault of Hooksett, NH and Jeffrey Breault and his wife, Yvonne of Braintree, MA; and a daughter, Sylvia, wife of Denis Roux of Ashburnham, MA, along with eight grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. He also leaves four sisters, Doris Jones and Ada Tozer of Chicago, IL, Rose Nelson of Florida, and Yvonne Lord of Leominster. Besides his wife, he was predeceased by a sister, Marie Proctor in 1997, and three brothers; Albert Breault and Phillip Breault of Florida, and Raoul Breault of Leominster. He was the son of the late Rose (LeBlanc) and Alexandre Breault.
Edgar retired from Banner Mold & Die Co., in January of 1977.
He was a member of St. Cecilia's Parish, a Life Member of the Franco-American War Veterans, a Life member of Post #283, of the Lunenburg Branch of the American Legion, a member of the Leominster Chapter of Disabled Veterans, a member of the Fifth Armored Division Assoc., The Leominster Senior Center, An Honorary Life Member of the Montachusett Twirlers Square Dance Club, a member of the local and national AARP, a member of the Senior Center Bowling League, a long time volunteer at the Birchwood Care Center in Fitchburg, and a past member of the Grand View Country Club. He had been an avid golfer and also enjoyed walking for miles each day.
He was a recepient of the Purple Heart for action in France during WWII.
BREAULT -- Mr. Breault's Funeral will be held Friday, February 7, 2014, from Wright-Roy Funeral Home, Inc., 109 West St., Leominster, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 a.m. in St. Cecilia's Church, 168 Mechanic St., Leominster. Burial will follow in St. Cecilia's Cemetery. Calling hours will be held Thursday from 4:00 - 7:00 p.m. in the funeral home.
Donations in his name may be made to: St. Cecilia's Restoration Fund, 168 Mechanic St., Leominster, MA 01453 or to The Leominster Senior Center, West St., Leominster, MA 01453
To Light A Candle, Sign his Guestbook, or Leave A Message of Condolence, please visit www.wrightroyfuneralhome.com
Wright-Roy Funeral Home Inc
109 West St Leominster, MA 01453
Published in Sentinel & Enterprise from Feb. 3 to Feb. 5, 2014