John Quincy Breslin, passed away peacefully on Friday, April 19, 2013, at The Villa in Ojai following a lengthy illness. John was born in Long Beach, Calif., on October 30, 1925, to John Patrick Breslin and Genevieve Griffith Breslin (nee Wageley). He had been an Ojai Valley resident for 30 years. He served his country in the United States Navy, in both World War II and the Korean War. He was dearly loved and will be missed by his wife of 40 years, Mary (nee Hagan); daughter, Cecelia Breslin-McIlroy; son-in-law, Philip McIlroy; son, John Patrick Breslin; son, Daniel Breslin; daughter, Diana Anderson; son, David Breslin: and brother, Walter Breslin and family. John was cherished, and will be missed by family and friends. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations to HELP of Ojai, Inc., 111 W. Santa Ana, P. O. Box 621, Ojai, Calid. 93024, 646-5122. Arrangements are under the direction of the Ted Mayr Funeral Home and Crematory, 3150 Loma Vista Road, Ventura. Condolences may be left at TedMayrFuneralHome.com.
Published in Ventura County Star from Apr. 28 to May 1, 2013