Age 92, of McMurray, formerly of Carmichaels, on Monday, January 28, 2013. Beloved husband of 65 years to Georgetta (Woodward) Breakiron; loving father of Esther "Sue" (Russel) Wert of Davidson, NC, Karen Page of Edinburg, PA and Diane (David) Altieri of Canonsburg; cherished grandfather of Kristen (Dan) Wert Kaplan, Kimberly (Matt) Wert Schrader, Stephen (Sonya) Wert, Michael Bacorn, Tammy Bacorn, Bradley Altieri and Stefanie Altieri; brother of the late Grace, John, James Elmer, Alice and Lloyd; also survived by 20 great-grandchildren, five great- great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. Rev. Breakiron served as an Ordained Minister in various communities in South Western PA, North Dakota and Maryland over a period of 68 years. He was a member of the Western Pennsylvania Conference of the United Methodist Church and was a past member of Masonic Lodge # 513. He took great pride in the fact that he built his own retirement home with the help of his 14 year-old grandson. Funeral arrangements by BEINHAUER - BOGAN. Friends welcome at 164 West Pike St., Canonsburg, 724-745-5810, Friday 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Funeral Service Saturday 10:30 a.m. in the First United Methodist Church of Canonsburg, Dr. Andrew Harvey officiating. Interment Greenridge Memorial Park. Family suggests memorial contributions to First United Methodist Church of Canonsburg, United Methodist Church of Carmichaels, Bethany Hospice-Green Tree or Paramount Senior Living- McMurray. Please view or add tributes at:
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Beinhauer-Bogan Funeral & Cremation Service, Inc.
164 West Pike Street Canonsburg, PA 15317

Published in Pittsburgh Post-Gazette on Jan. 30, 2013