Mr. Richard J. Breese, 67, of Oakwood passed away Friday, May 23, 2014, at his residence.|
Survivors include his wife, Charlotte Breese, Oakwood; brother and sister-in-law, Doug and Barb Breese of Glen Rock, Pa.; brother, George R. Sweet of Easley, S.C.; son and daughter-in-law, Matt and Jenifer Breese of Jefferson, Ga.; daughter, Lynn Lawson of Braselton; stepson and wife, Russell and Christina Reed of Gainesville; grandchildren, Will Breese, Alex and John Lamon, Taylor Lawson, Elizabeth Reed, Olivia Reed, Rose Reed; and great-granddaughter, Zandria Jayde.
Mr. Breese is preceded in death by his parents, Claude C. Breese and Julia Sweet.
Mr. Breese loved trains, and was a member of Cherokee Gun Club.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests you make contributions to North Georgia Live Steamers, 1659 Centennial Olympic Parkway, NE, Conyers, GA 30013, www.northgeorgialivesteamers.org.
A memorial service to celebrate Richard's life will be held Tuesday, May 27th at 3 p.m. in the Little & Davenport Funeral Home Chapel. Family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.
Those wishing to send online condolences to the family may do so at www.littledavenport.com.
Little & Davenport Funeral Home, 355 Dawsonville Highway, SW, Gainesville, GA 30501, is in charge of the arrangements.
Published in gainesvilletimes.com on May 26, 2014