Ann Marie Breese

Ann Marie Breese, 77, peacefully passed away at her home on Jan. 1, 2018. Ann was born in Kendallville, Ind., one of two sisters, on July 18, 1941.

A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 8, at the Reed Hatch Memorial Cemetery, located at 400 W. Center St. in Taylor.

Ann was a very loving wife, mother and grandmother, who loved being with her family most of all. She loved to read. She was an avid gardener, who had the most beautiful flowers around her home and yard. She loved making crafts and tole painting. Her home was always decorated each holiday with all her handicrafts.

Ann is survived by her loving husband of 59 years, Leland Earl Breese; her sister, Jean Shumaker; and three daughters, Lori (Brent) Turley, Jan (Michael) Oster, and Jeanie Lin. She has five grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

Owens Livingston Mortuary-Heritage Chapel in Snowflake handled the arrangements.