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William Lowell "Bill" Breeden

William Lowell “Bill” Breeden, 75 years young, of French Lick, Indiana entered into eternal rest on March 11th, 2016 at his residence in French Lick, Indiana.

He was born on February 22nd, 1941 in French Lick, Indiana to Charles Louis Breeden and Pauline Haldin (Lashbrooks) Breeden.

Bill married the love of his life, Donna Jean Toczek on September 3rd, 1966 and she survives.

He was preceded in death by his parents, (1) Son and (1) Brother.

Bill graduated from Osgood High School in Osgood, Indiana. He then attended and graduated from Vincennes University and also Indiana State University. He owned and operated Bill’s Auto Sales for the past 24 years.

He loved the water and spending time on Dale Hollow Lake.

Bill attended the Beechwood Christian Church in French Lick, Indiana.

He is survived by:

Wife Donna Jean Breeden French Lick, Indiana

Family of the Heart

(1) Son Rudy Freeman (Phoebe) French Lick, Indiana

(2) Granddaughters Hannah Gonya (Josh) Zachary, Louisiana
Abigail Setser (Zach) Vincennes, Indiana

(1) Sister Linda Wyland

Best Friend Rick Geabes

(3) Great-Grandsons (1) Step-Great-Granddaughter

Cremation was selected.

A Celebration of Life Ceremony will be held on September 3rd, 2016.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions be made to Hoosier Uplands Hospice, 500 W Main Street, Mitchell, Indiana 47446.

Arrangements are in the care of Brosmer-Kemple Funeral Home, 9640 W. State Rd. 56, French Lick, Indiana. 47432. Condolences may be made on our Facebook page at Brosmer-Kemple Funeral Home or at our website – www.brosmer-kemplefuneralhome.com.

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Donna! We are so sorry to hear of Bills passing. Just got the news today. Though we weren't together a lot, we felt we had known Bill our whole life. He will be missed by all, for he never knew a stranger. Our thoughts & prayers are with you. Gary & Frankie

Gary & Frankie Young May 9 2016 12:00 AM

Oh my goodness, Donna.  We just learned of Bill'd passing.  We are so very sorry and have many wonderful memories of Bill.  We will always remember Bill's great smile and picturing him on his jets ski. Bill was so very lucky to have shared his life with you...his very best friend.  Please keep us posted on the Celebration of Life gathering.  If there is any thing we can do for you, please ley us know.  The Kirbys

Genan, Kurt and Kaitlin Kirby Apr 28 2016 12:00 AM

Bill will be missed by many.  God has a plan and in that plan he has included Bill.  May he always smile down on his loving wife.  Donna, please be strong but know that your friends will be there to see you through these hard times.  Remember all the good times you and Bill shared, keep them in your heart forever and Bill will always be there with you.  May God Bless and Keep You.

Judy Crews Mar 18 2016 12:00 AM

Our deepest and sincere sympathy goes out to your family at the passing of your husband, father and grandfather.

Vincennes University Alumni and Foundation Staff Mar 16 2016 12:00 AM

Bill will be greatly missed. He was a good friend. My thoughts and prayers are with the family.

Craig Main Mar 12 2016 12:00 AM

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