The Norman Transcript


September 23, 2013

Lillian Breedlove

NORMAN — Services for Lillian Victory Bruesch Breedlove will be 2 p.m. today at Goodrich Memorial United Methodist Church, with burial to follow at Fairview Robinson Cemetery. Pallbearing will be lovingly handled by her grandsons.

Lillian was born April 29, 1915 to Fred Bruesch and Ollie Barnard Bruesch, and went to be with loved ones Sept. 21, 2013 in Norman. She grew up on a farm near the Franklin Community with three brothers and three sisters, Lee, Loyal, Jonny, Zella, Rose and Opal. She loved working with her grandpa Simon Bruesch on the farm, riding her horse Daisy and dancing the Charleston at the barn dances held at the homes of neighbors and friends.

Lillian was united in marriage on Jan. 16, 1935 to Robert Lee Breedlove.

Loved ones waiting on her are her Grandpa and Grandma Bruesch, Grandpa and Grandma Barnard; parents Fred and Ollie Bruesch; husband, Robbie; daughter, Geraldine; grandchildren, Wayne Cossey, Deborah Cossey, David Morrison; great-grandsons Curren Cossey and Parker Griffith, great-grandchildren; brothers and sisters Lee, Loyal, and Jonny Bruesch, Zella Hagood, Rose Becker and many other family and friends.

She had six good kids, Joe Neal (Peggy), Geraldine, Tajwana (Danny), Norma Lee (Wayne), Ronnie (Deborah), Toni (Charlie); grandkids, Robert Breedlove (Jennifer), Pam Breedlove (Dan), Cheryl Holt (Chris), Wayne, Raymond (Janie), Louis (Pam), Cossey, Linda Croslin (Gerald), Lisa Hay, Keith Lyon (Shanna), Judy Shaver (Larry), Jim Biggs, Jerry Biggs (Karen), Andrew and Carla Frisby, Ronnie Breedlove (Chelle), Jake Breedlove, Maggie Griffith, Kelli Beckwith (Aaron), Kevin Peery (Crystal), Stephanie Diane and Stephanie Jean Peery, and numerous great grandchildren, great-great grandchildren and great-great-great grandchildren.

Services are entrusted to Primrose Funeral Service. For more information on the services or to share a memory with the family, visit

Norman Transcript, Monday, Sept. 23, 2013

Text Only | Photo Reprints
  • James K. West

    James K. West, 70, of Tulsa, passed away Sunday, July 20, 2014. Jim was born Aug, 17, 1943, in Sentinel. He was a former resident and businessman in Norman....

    July 23, 2014

  • Dr. Tibor József Herczeg

    “The ancient order opens to readmit me. I lean out on the windy stars.” — János Pilinszky. Apocrypha Dr. Tibor József Herczeg, 87, emeritus professor of physics and astronomy at the University of Oklahoma, died Monday, July 7, 2014....

    July 22, 2014

  • Elbert Don Idlett

    Elbert Don Idlett died Sunday, July 20, 2014, in Noble at the age of 60 years, 4 months and 14 days....

    July 22, 2014

  • Johnny Allen Cossey

    Johnny Allen Cossey, 55, of Noble, passed away Monday, July 14, 2014, after a courageous battle with pancreatic cancer. A memorial service to honor Johnny’s life will be 1 p.m. Saturday, July 26, at the Noble Assembly of God Church, 100 W. ...

    July 20, 2014

  • Steven Matthew Sparks

    Steven Matthew ‘Matt’ Sparks, 34, beloved son, brother, nephew, cousin and friend, passed away Sunday, July 13, 2014. Matt was born Feb. 7, 1980, in Elk City. After living abroad in several countries during his childhood due to his ...

    July 20, 2014

  • Donald Leon Conn

    Donald Leon Conn was born March 12, 1937, in Lexington to Harvey and Wilma (May) Conn. He passed away peacefully Tuesday, July 15, 2014, at his home in Noble....

    July 18, 2014

  • Thomas Joseph ‘T.J.’ Cotrone

    Thomas Joseph “T.J.” Cotrone, 36, of Norman, passed away Tuesday, July 15, 2014. He was born Nov. 21, 1977, in Queens, N.Y., to Thomas Joseph Cotrone Sr. and Deborah Lynn Carlisle....

    July 18, 2014

  • Pamela ‘Pam’ Ruth Deen

    Funeral services for Pamela “Pam” Ruth Deen will be 11 a.m. Friday at the Midway Hill Baptist Church, with Pastor Willard McCartney Jr. officiating....

    July 17, 2014

  • T.J. Cotrone

    T.J. Cotrone, 36, of Norman, passed away Tuesday, July 15, 2014. He was born Nov. 21, 1977, in Queens, N.Y., to Thomas Joseph Cotrone Sr. and Deborah Lynn Carlisle....

    July 17, 2014

  • Karen Kealy Peak

    Karen Kealy Peak, 63, of Fort Clark Springs, Texas, formerly of Norman and Tampa, Fla., was born Nov. 23, 1950, in Dallas and died Monday, July 7, 2014....

    July 17, 2014