CARL R. BREINING, JR.
Died on November 13, 2012 at his home in McLean, VA. Born September 23, 1919 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. The oldest of nine children born to the late Carl Sr. and Elsa Breining.
After his retirement from the US Army he embarked on a successful second career by joining Sealand Services, a worldwide container shipping company, from which he retired after 17 years.
He leaves to mourn his beloved wife Rosmarie, his children Kerstin Carr and Carl R. Breining, III and his wife Debbie, his grandchildren Tarrah, Tiffany, Christopher, Lauren, Kimberly and Grace. His sisters Shirley, Mary, Nancy and Sally (Michael), his brother James (Carol) and many nieces, nephews, friends and former colleagues both here and abroad.
Graveside services with full military honors will be held at Arlington National Cemetery at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Fisher House Foundation, 111 Rockville Pike, Suite 420, Rockville MD 20850. Please view and sign the family guest book at