BRANDON — Richard Hollis Breen, 87, died Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2012, at Fletcher Allen Health Care in Burlington.
Dick was born in Burlington on March 5, 1925. He was the son of Paul and Mildred (St. Peter) Breen. He graduated from Jericho High School, class of 1942, where he was class president and salutatorian. He interrupted his college career to enlist in the United States Navy and served in the Asiatic-Pacific Theatre. Following his honorable discharge he returned home to Vermont.
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