Edward ‘Diddie’ Breau


RUMFORD — A Mass of Christian Burial honoring the life of Edward “Diddie” Breau was celebrated at 10 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 15, at Parish of the Holy Savior.

The Rev. Greg Dube was the celebrant, Bernard Poirier was the altar server and Mark Belanger was the organist. Music selections were “Wind Beneath My Wings,” “You Raise Me Up,” “Because the Lord is My Shepherd,” “J’irai la voir un jour” and “Let There Be Peace On Earth.” The Old and New Testaments were proclaimed and personal reflections were shared by his daughter, Sue Brunner.

Spring interment will be in Maine Veterans’ Memorial Cemetery in Augusta. A reception followed at S.G. Thibault Funeral Home, 250 Penobscot St., Rumford.