Carol Breitwieser, 71, Jasper

Carol BreitweiserCarol Breitwieser, 71, of Jasper, died Sunday (January 26) at Northwood Retirement Community in Jasper. She was born August 17, 1942, in Birdseye, to James and Francis (Snyder) Dillman. She married Edwin Breitwieser November 15, 1958, at Birdseye Christian Church in Birdseye.

Carol worked as a dietary technician at Northwood Retirement Community for 22 years. She previously worked for Sara Lee for 15 years. She was also a homemaker. She was a member of Christ Lutheran Church in Haysville, where she served on the church council and various other positions. She enjoyed gardening, landscaping, planting flowers, feeding and watching birds, and also enjoyed antiquing and attending flea markets.

Surviving are her husband, Edwin Breitwieser; one daughter, Stacy Harper and husband Heath, Santa Claus; five sons, Kerry Breitwieser and wife Terri, Kevin Breitweiser and wife Robin, and James Breitwieser and wife Julie, all of Jasper, and Curt Breitwieser and wife Cheryl and Greg Breitwieser and wife Jeanna, all of Dubois; 10 grandchildren, Eric, Adam, Krista, Joshua, Kyle, Rachel, Ethan, and Austin Breitwieser, and Ty and Jesse Harper; three step-grandchildren, William Canary, Brandie Petry and Ryan Smith; three great-grandchildren, Nora, Harper, and Grady Breitwieser; and four step-great-grandchildren, Laney Vaughn, Liam Petry, and Breck and Kai Smith.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one sister, Amanda Partenheimer, and two brothers, Merle and Chester Dillman.

Funeral services at 11 a.m. Thursday at Christ Lutheran Church in Haysville, with burial following in Emanuel Hill Church Cemetery in Dubois. Pastor Timothy Kraemer will officiate. Friends may call from 2-8 p.m. Wednesday at the Becher-Kluesner North Chapel in Jasper, and one hour before services Thursday at the church. Memorial contributions may be made to Christ Lutheran Church, Northwood Retirement Community, or to a favorite charity. Online condolences may be made at





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