Robert Lewis Breeze

LEWISTOWN – Robert Lewis Breeze, 66, of Lewistown, died at 3 p.m. Friday, June 27, 2014, at his home.

Born April 6, 1948, in Brockport, N.Y., he was the son of the late Percy and Lydia (Tuttle) Breeze.

He is survived by: his wife, Patricia Ann (Knickerbocker) Breeze, whom he married on Sept. 6, 1996; his children, Robert Breeze II and wife, Sherri, of North Chili, N.Y., Todd Breeze and wife, Lindsey, of Brighton, N.Y., Cherrie Breeze, of Ontario, N.Y., Ronaele King and husband, Dan, of Marion, N.Y., DeAnna Carson and husband, William, of Lewistown, James Hess Sr. and fiance, Nancy Settle, of Lewistown; 23 grandchildren; 14 great grandchildren; a sister, Esther Lablanc and husband, Denis of Mesa, Ariz; numerous nieces and nephews that loved him dearly; and a sister-in-law, Chris Knickerbocker and Joe Whalen, of Owego, N.Y.

He was preceded in death by: his first wife, Carolyn Prentis; Richard Prentis; two sons, Craig Breeze and Bobby Hess; and two brothers, Earl and Percy Breeze.

He was employed at Eastman Kodak for 22 years and later employed in maintenance at Empire Kosher from 1989 to 2012.

Robert enjoyed woodworking, trains, camping and gardening. He was a collector of John Wayne and the wild west memorabilia. He loved spending time with family and friends.

His funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, July 1, 2014, at the Hoenstine Funeral Home, 75 Logan Street with the Rev. John Walters officiating. Interment will be in Mount Rock Cemetery.

His family will receive friends Monday evening from 7 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions in Robert’s memory can be made to Relay for Life Mifflin-Juniata, 123 S. Sparks Street, State College, PA 16801.

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