BREEDEN, Derek Eugene

BREEDEN, Derek Eugene, 53, passed away Saturday, October 26, 2013. He was born August 20, 1960.

He was preceded in death by his beloved mother, Betty Breeden, his father, Floyd “Red” Breeden and his step-mother, Pat Breeden.

He is survived by a daughter, Lysa (Ryan) Loew; step-daughter, Jackie Hibbitts and their mother, Laura Breeden all of Bellaire. He has four sisters, Marilyn (Rudy) Mokros of St. Clairsville, Nita Strittmatter of Neffs, Debbie Michael of Bridgeport, Stephanie Breeden (Rick McCabe) of Neffs and a brother, Tommy Breeden (Lori Stewart) of Neffs. He also has three grandchildren and three step- grandchildren, several nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews.

Derek was an excellent carpenter. He worked in different areas of the country.

He enjoyed helping his friends with projects whenever he could. Because of all of his work experience, he could figure out how to fix almost anything.

He was a member of the Sons of the American Legion Post 77 at Neffs and the Neffs Rod & Gun Club.

He will be missed by many.

There will be a gathering of friends and family Saturday, November 2, 2013 from 1-3 p.m. at the Bellaire American Legion Post 3600 Guernsey St. Bellaire, OH and all are welcome

Arrangements by Bauk necht-Altmeyer Funeral Home & Crematory, Bellaire.

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