William Robert "Bob" Breckenridge
GROVEPORT: William Robert "Bob" Breckenridge, 74, of Groveport and longtime resident of Lancaster passed away on Saturday March 2, 2013 at Mt. Carmel East Hospital. He was born on August 9, 1938 in Columbus to the late Clarence R. and Bessie P. (Weidner) Breckenridge. Bob was a graduate of Lancaster High class 1956 and Ohio University. He served in the U.S. Air Force. Bob was a supervisor for Anchor Hocking Glass, Robert Shaw Controls and retired from Lancaster Colony. He is a member of the Asbury United Methodist Church, Groveport and was a longtime member of the First United Methodist Church, Lancaster. Bob was a member of the Elks in Lancaster, an avid golfer and Buckeye Fan. He enjoyed boating on Buckeye Lake and spending time with family and friends.
Bob is survived by his wife of 51 ½ years Suzanne (Thimmes) Breckenridge; daughters Joy Lynn (Steve) Miller of Westerville; Mary Beth (Dale Farley) Breckenridge M.D. of Columbus, Julie Ann Breckenridge of Columbus; brother George A. (Ann) Breckenridge of CT, nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents and sister Mary E. McCoy.
Funeral Services will be conducted at 11:00AM Wednesday March 6, 2013 at the Sheridan Funeral Home, Lancaster with Rev. Dr. Kevin Orr officiating. Interment will follow in St. Mary Cemetery with military honors. Visitation will be on Tuesday March 5, from 2-4 and 6-8PM at the funeral home. To send an online condolence and sign the guestbook, please visit www.sheridanfuneralhome.net
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