- Ida Jean (Violette) Breen, 70, was born April 18, 1946, to Harold Joseph and Mary Ann Violette in Orono. Ida passed away Wednesday, October 26, 2016, at her home in Albuquerque, NM, with her loving family by her side.
Jean grew up in Orono and graduated from Orono High School. Jean was very active in bingo and two Albuquerque youth ice hockey organizations. She met her husband, Tom, when she was 13 years old and the two married in Orono on September 2, 1967 and recently celebrated their 49th wedding anniversary.
Jean was predeceased by her father, Harold Joseph Violette; mother, Mary Ann (Gallant) Violette; and brother, William Violette. Jean is survived by her loving husband of 49 years, Albert Thomas Breen; son, Joseph Albert Breen and his wife, Heather, of Salem, OR; daughter, Angela Marie Breen of Albuquerque, NM; grandchildren, William and Samantha Breen; sisters, Catherine Wiles of Orono, Mary Burns of Hudson, Betty Wickett and her husband, Richard, of Old Town and Victoria Corey and husband, John, of Farmington; sister-in-law, Carol Breen of Albuquerque, NM; as well as numerous nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.
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