GUILDERLAND – Thomas E. Breedlove, 75, of Guilderland, passed away on Tuesday, February 14, 2017 at Ellis Hospital. Tom was born in Albany, the son of the late Horace F. Breedlove and Margaret L. McDonald Breedlove. He lived in the area all his life. He was a graduate of Cardinal McCloskey High School and Siena College, and retired from the Office of the New York State Comptroller. He also served in the New York Army National Guard, and was an active member of St. Madeleine Sophie Church. He had a passion for genealogy research and model trains.
Tom is survived by his wife Juliann Keough Breedlove; his children Barbara Caterina (Tony) of Spring, TX, Michele Barhydt of Albany, John Breedlove (Dawnmarie) of Pace, FL, Gail Miller (Ted) of Chesapeake, VA, Cathleen Weimer (Ed) of Guilderland, and Heather Coccio (Chris) of Albany; eight grandchildren; his sister Patricia Alling of Midlothian, VA; his sister in law Lee Breedlove of Albany; and by many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his brother Horace “Breeze” Breedlove, and his brother in law Gordon Alling.
Funeral services will be held in the Hans Funeral Home, 1088 Western Ave., Albany, Monday morning at 10:15 a.m., and from there to St. Madeleine Sophie Church, 3500 Carman Rd (Rt. 146), Schenectady, at 11:30 a.m. Relatives and friends are invited, and may call at the funeral home Sunday from 3-7 p.m. Interment will be in Prospect Hill Cemetery, Guilderland. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Madeleine Sophie Church Food Pantry, 3500 Carman Rd, Schenectady, NY 12303. To leave a message of condolence for the family or obtain directions to the funeral home, please visit www.HansFuneralHome.com.