Anne Breeden

Friday, August 24, 2018

Anne Breeden, 68, of Fillmore, passed away Thursday, Aug. 23, 2018 at Upstate University Hospital, Syracuse, N.Y.

Anne was born in Dunvournie, Scotland, on Nov. 1, 1949.

Anne was a retired truck driver.

She was very actively involved in the giving of her time at the Putnam County Senior Center in Greencastle. She never met a stranger, and she was always willing to lend a helping hand to those who needed it.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Ernest and Jane Clayphan; her husband, Howard Breeden; one sister, Joan More; and a brother, Donald Clayphan.

Anne is survived by her daughter, Sarah Elphinstone of Black River, N.Y.; her daughter and son-in-law Rachel and Eric Shockley of Colorado Springs, Colo.; a sister, Mary Findlayson; three grandchildren; one great-granddaughter; and a number of nieces and nephews.

A. Dewitt Memorial Funeral Homes & Cremation Services, Syracuse, N.Y. has been entrusted with arrangements.

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