Jerry Breen

Obituary of Jerry Breen

Jeremiah “Jerry” Breen of Woodlawn, New York, formerly of Boherbue, Co. Cork, Ireland passed away on September 2. He was 81 years old.  He was the beloved husband of Winifred for 56 years. Predeceased by his son Dermot, and his siblings Dennis, Sean, Kathleen and Dan. Cherished father of Margaret (Seamus) Flynn and father in law to Jennifer Breen. Loving poppy to Ciara, Kayley, Kyle, Julia and Jimmy. Jerry will be missed by everyone who knew him, especially his brother Con, sister Mary, many nieces, nephews and cousins in the U.S. and abroad.

A  viewing will be held Monday, September 6, 2021 from 4:00 - 8:00 P.M. in Hodder Farenga Funeral Home, 899 McLean Avenue, Yonkers, NY 10704

Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Tuesday, September 7, 2021 at 10:45 A.M. in St. Barnabas Church, Bronx,  NY 10470

Interment to follow at Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Hawthorne, NY

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Aisling Irish Community Center in Jerry’s name. 

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4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Monday, September 6, 2021
Hodder Farenga Funeral Home
899 McLean Ave
Yonkers, New York, United States
(914) 237-5800

Funeral Mass

10:45 am
Tuesday, September 7, 2021
St. Barnabas Church
4343 Martha Ave
Bronx, New York, United States


12:15 pm
Tuesday, September 7, 2021
Gate of Heaven Cemetery
10 W. stevens Ave
Hawthorne, New York, United States
(914) 769-3672
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