Warren Samuel Breithaupt
March 06, 1929 ‒ September 12, 2017
Warren Samuel Breithaupt, 88, of Delaware passed away Tuesday evening, September 12, 2017 at the Delaware Court Health Care Center.
He was born March 6, 1929 in Detroit, Michigan to the late Ezra and Ruth (Harrison) Breithaupt. After graduating high school, Warren went on to further his studies and graduate from the North Central College in Napierville, Illinois.
Warren served as the director of the YMCA in Saginaw, Michigan for many years retiring in 1985. He was a former member of the Kiwanis Club and former volunteer for Meals on Wheels. He also served as a member and headed up the food committee at Willowbrook at Delaware Run for several years. An avid reader, Warren enjoyed playing tennis and golf in his younger years.
Left to cherish his memory is his loving wife of almost 68 years, Edythe Gene (Marshall) Breithaupt; daughters, Katherine (David) Klug of Marysville and Jean (James) Wright of Mission, Texas; sons, Steven (Suzanne) Breithaupt of Cadillac, Michigan, Mark (Ann) Breithaupt of Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania and David (Anne) Breithaupt of Mattawan, Michigan; 11 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren; 2 nephews and 1 niece also survive.
In addition to his parents, Warren was preceded in death by his sister Winifred Olds.
Private family services will be held at a later date.
The Snyder Rodman Funeral Center of Delaware is honored to assist the Breithaupt family.
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