John L. "Jack" Breece

John "Jack" L. Breece

MARYSVILLE: John "Jack" L. Breece 75, of Marysville, died Thursday, April 25, 2013 at his home. He was born September 3, 1937 in Delaware to Marvin E. and Mary Florence (Crawford) Breece.

He was a graduate of Olentangy High School. While living in Delaware he was the manager of the A&P Store for a number of years. He worked at Ranco in Delaware and then was employed at Kroger's in Dublin where he retired. He enjoyed gardening.

He is survived by his wife, Sue J. (Shaw), who he married June 24, 1970; a son, Paul D. of West Mansfield; a grandson, Joshua E. Breece of Marysville; three brothers, David (Marilyn), Phillip (Diann), Robert all of Delaware; numerous nieces, nephews and cousins; In-laws, Patricia (John) Higgins, Nancy (Denny) Swingley, Karon Starner, Peggy Mills, Leona (John) Fornataro. David Shaw and Rich (Gabrielle) Shaw; special friends, Carla and Marvin McDaniel, Maxine and Irvin McDaniel and Carl and Janice Anthony.

He was preceded in death by a son, Jack E. Breece, a grandson, Sean M. Breece, two sisters, Marilyn Miller and Lois Furnas.

Visitation will be Tuesday from 5:00 to 8:00 P.M. at the Robinson Funeral Home where a funeral service will be held Wednesday at 11:00 A.M. with Pastor James Taylor officiating. Burial will follow in Green Mound Cemetery.

Contributions may be made to Loving Care Hospice, P.O. Box 613, Marysville, Ohio, 43040. Condolences may be expressed at

Published in the Advocate on Apr. 27, 2013