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Helen Irene Breidinger

September 9, 1946 ~ October 14, 2021 (age 75)


Helen Irene Breidinger 75, Rochester, Indiana, passed away at 4:02 P.M. Thursday, October 14, 2021 at Woodlawn Hospital, Rochester, Indiana.

She was born on September 9, 1946 in Kewanna, Indiana, the daughter of John Loren and Roxie (MacLain) Fry. On July 22, 1969 in Rochester, Indiana, she married Russell L. Breidinger and he survives.

Helen had been a homemaker, had worked for Rochester Community Schools in food service and had worked for the Kewanna Observer. She enjoyed crossword puzzles, reading and collecting books creating a home library and was an avid Elvis Fan.

Survivors include her husband, Russell L. Breidinger, Rochester, Indiana, son, Ryan (Leslie) Breidinger, Rochester, Indiana, grandchildren, Alexandria Coleman and Elyse Coleman, both of Rochester, Indiana, sister, Shirley (Jack) Shubat, Oak Park, Illinois, brother, John (Cindy) Fry, Rochester, Indiana, several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, brother, Joe Fry and sister, Rose Wagoner.

Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 A.M. Thursday at Zimmerman Bros. Funeral Home, Rochester, Indiana, with Dr. Mark Spencer officiating. Friends may call from 4:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. Wednesday and one hour prior to service Thursday at the funeral home. Burial will be at a later date at the Fulton Cemetery, Fulton, Indiana. Memorial contributions may be made to the Fulton County Historical Society. Online condolences may be expressed at

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October 20, 2021

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Zimmerman Bros. Funeral Home
1101 Jefferson Street
Rochester, IN 46975

Funeral Service
October 21, 2021

11:00 AM
Zimmerman Bros. Funeral Home
1101 Jefferson Street
Rochester, IN 46975

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