Charles Breen

Charles Breen Obituary

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Age - 72

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September 11, 2023

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Lynn, MA

Charles Ohlson Breen, age 72, of Lynn, sadly passed away at his home on September 8, 2023 after battling an illness for many years. He was the husband of Carolyn R. (Meuse) Breen, with whom he shared 50 years of marriage. A lifelong resident of Lynn he was the son of the late Frederick and N. Helen (Ohlson) Breen. He was a graduate of Lynn English High School, class of 1969. Charles was a union carpenter for 7 years before starting his own plastering business. For many years, he was the owner of Charles Breen Plastering. He was past Commodore of the Fox Hill Yacht Club and a member for many years. He enjoyed fishing and loved taking his family and friends out on his boat (Southern Comfort) named after his beloved wife's favorite cocktail. He also enjoyed gardening, golfing, and spending time in Hollywood, Florida. In addition to his wife, he is survived by his children; Susan Doucette and her husband Arthur of Hebron, Nova Scotia, Jamison Breen and his wife Amanda of Lynn, Jennifer Dow and her husband Chris of Lynn; his brother, James Breen and his wife Candy of St. Charles, IL; his grandchildren; Jeremy Breen and his companion Kellie Kraus, Liam Breen, Tobias Breen, J. Corin Breen, Emily Minard and her husband Ethan, and Jessica LeBlanc; as well as his great granddaughter, Madilyn Breen, and many nieces and nephews. He was the brother of the late Robert Breen. His visiting hours will be held on Friday from 12PM-3PM in the SOLIMINE FUNERAL HOME, 426 Broadway (Rt 129), Lynn, with a funeral service beginning at 3PM. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, 200 Vesey Street, 28th Floor, New York, NY 10281.

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