Mr. Rodney Breazeale of Littleton, Colorado died Saturday July 1, 2017 at the age of 68 at 9:40 p.m. at his Littleton home.
Funeral services were conducted from the Chapel Hill branch of Olinger Mortuaries in Centennial, Colorado at 10 a.m. Monday morning July 10th and the interment was at 11:30 a.m. at the Fort Logan National Cemetery on Kenyon Avenue in Denver, Colorado.
He was born Rodney Joe Breazeale in Salina, Kansas on August 3, 1948 and was one of three children of the late Yankton, South Dakota native Burch Owen Breazeale who died at the age of 76 on August 31, 1998 and Ottawa, Kansas native Margaret “Marge” Essig Breazeale who died at the age of 82 on April 9, 2004.
A brother, Burch Breazeale Jr., died May 9, 1992.
Mr. Breazeale was a retired construction superintendent and proudly served our country during the Vietnam War with the United States Marines.
Surviving in addition to his wife, Susan Points Breazeale, of forty four years are two sons, Chad Breazeale and wife Shelly of Aurora, Colorado, Kent Breazeale and wife Katy of Kennesaw, Georgia; sister, Valerie “Val” Breazeale Upchurch and husband Phillip of Carthage; sister-in-law, Carol; Breazeale of McKool Junction, Nebraska; five grandchildren, Jasmine, Brock, Blake, Claire and Amelia Breazeale; step-granddaughter, Angie Martinez and step-great-granddaughter, Aria Martinez.
The Breazeale family has requested memorials to the Special Operations Warriors Foundation.
This notice provided as a courtesy to the Breazeale family.
SANDERSON of CARTHAGE