William Joseph Breede

January 3, 1930April 5, 2014

BREEDE, William Joseph “Bill”, 84, of Midlothian, passed away on April 5, 2014. He was born on January 3, 1930 to the late Anna Jane and William A. Breede. He was preceded in death by his wife of 37 years, Ramona Ann Rebar; his youngest son, Paul Frederick; two brothers, Joseph and Francis Breede; and three sisters, Anna-Marie Zurn, Kathleen Riley, and Mary Jane Beecher. Survivors include three sons, William Joseph, Jr. of Milboro, Va., Reginald Francis of Mount Dora, Fla., and Timothy James of Midlothian; two daughters, Robin Lee Lyerly and her husband Jimmy, of Midlothian; and Rhonda Jean Weeks and her husband Randy, of Powhatan; four grandchildren, Tara Dana Cliborne, Andrew Joseph Weeks, Christine Ramona Weeks and Paul Frederick Breede, Jr.; one great-granddaughter, Lydia Rose Cliborne; and many nieces and nephews. Mr. Breede was a United States Army veteran of the Korean War and a Golden Gloves award winner for boxing in the Army. He loved fishing, baseball (Richmond / Atlanta Braves) and The Price Is Right. His remains rest at the Huguenot Chapel of Woody Funeral Home, 1020 Huguenot Road, where the family will receive friends from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday and where funeral services will be held 4 p.m. Thursday. Interment will be at Southville Cemetery in Upstate New York at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Sitter & Barfoot Veterans Care Center. Online condolences to


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Harrietta Sheppard

April 10, 2014

Rhonda and family, I'm sorry for your loss. He'll be in your heart forever.

Joyce Lawler

April 9, 2014

Rhonda and Family;
I am truly sorry for your loss. When you remember him and all the "dad stories" start coming out, I'm sure he will send you smiles. Know that he and you are in my thoughts and my prayers.

Pat Zurn-Schuenemann

April 8, 2014

To the Breede family,
It is at times like this, when the people who have been with us the longest depart, that we feel a piece of us goes with. Try to fill that place with love and memories and the knowledge that one day we will be reunited. Love, prayers, and sympathy are yours,

Steven Mills

April 8, 2014

Timothy and the Breede family,I'm sorry for your are in my thoughts and prayers.

June Zurn

April 8, 2014

Reggie and Family,
So sorry to hear that Uncle Bill passed. Please accept our sincerest condolences and prayers. Peace be will you all.
Love, June and family

Jim Boldebook

April 8, 2014

Reggie, Rhonda, Robin and families, my sincere condolences in the loss of your father.

Yvonne Logan

April 7, 2014


My sympathy is extended to you and your family. May you find strength in knowing that others care and are praying for you. Take comfort in the precious memories of the times you have shared -- the laughter, the tears, the love. Know always that your Dad is but a memory away and that he will forever be in your heart.

"Sorrow is for the moment but love lasts forever. Earth hath no sorrow that heaven cannot heal." --Moore

With My Deepest Sympathy,

Bud Hazelgrove, GM

April 7, 2014

Please accept Woody staff condolences for your loss. You can depend on us to assist you on this journey and we will strive for your complete satisfaction while your loved one is in our care. We believe you deserve nothing less. For these difficult days, we will be honored to have you consider our home and family a part of yours.